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expurgate

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  • remove improper or objectionable parts from (a book, etc) [Barron]
  • to cleanse of something morally harmful, offensive, or erroneous; especially: to expunge objectionable parts from before publication or presentation [Taisha]
  • to remove obscenity, purify, censor [Nandigam]

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