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Expurgated
Expurgate Ex"pur*gate (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Expurgated; p. pr. & vb. n. Expurgating.] [L. expurgatus, p. p. of expurgare to purge, purify; ex out, from + purgare to cleanse, purify, purge. See Purge, and cf. Spurge.] To purify; to clear from anything noxious, offensive, or erroneous; to cleanse; to purge; as, to expurgate a book.

Meaning of Expurgated from wikipedia

- Expurgation, also known as bowdlerization, is a form of censorship which involves purging anything deemed noxious or offensive from an artistic work,...
- FUBAR is a military acronym for "****ed up beyond all recognition" (or, expurgated, fouled up). Alternatively "...beyond all repair", or "...beyond all reason")...
- diaries and journals throughout her life, filling 122 volumes which were expurgated after her death by her youngest child, Princess Beatrice. Extracts were...
- an English doctor best known for publishing The Family Shakspeare, an expurgated edition of William Shakespeare's plays. The work, edited by his sister...
- sick man in the expurgated edition. In the second incident, reference is made to cleaning fluff out of the human navel, but the expurgated edition changed...
- Shakespeare (at times titled The Family Shakspeare) is a collection of expurgated Shakespeare plays, edited by Thomas Bowdler and his sister Henrietta ("Harriet")...
- somdomite [sic]", (Holland (2004:300)) Ross published a version of the letter expurgated of all references to Douglas in 1905 with the title De Profundis, expanding...
- also in Mozart's letter from 7 July 1770 to his sister. The completely expurgated version found widespread distribution in traditional German Hausmusik...
- Academy Award for Best Picture. Lerner and Loewe adapted the film for an expurgated[citation needed] 1973 stage musical that proved to be unsuccessful, but...
- RTFM is an initialism for the expression "read the ****ing manual". In expurgated texts, substitutions such as "read the frickin' manual", "read the factory...
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