edit (Verb) — Prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting. ex. "Edit a book on lexical semantics" ex. "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages"
edit (Verb) — Supervise the publication of. ex. "The same family has been editing the influential newspaper for almost 100 years"
edit (Verb) — Separate and assemble the components of. ex. "edit film" ex. "edit out film"
edit (Verb) — Cut or eliminate. ex. "she edited the juiciest scenes"