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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of deleting or modifying all passages considered to be indecent; Written material that has been edited for indecent text.

Usage examples (20)
  • Book-club bowdlerization is despicable.
  • Perhaps punishing Lucifee isn't such a bad bowdlerization?
  • What I objected to was the bowdlerization of the biographical tradition.
  • Reuters spoke to Google, and the company responded in a statement that the enforced bowdlerization was indeed intentional: for more
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