Proofread meaning

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To read (copy or proof) in order to find errors and mark corrections.
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To read copy or proof for purposes of error detection and correction.
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To read and mark corrections on (printers' proofs, etc.)
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To read a document for proper grammar or view an image for accuracy and validity. Proofreading is the stage between writing and publishing. Years ago, proofreaders had to be spelling experts; however, most documents today are put through the spell checker feature in the computer. See spell checker and prepress proof.
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(intransitive) To check a written text for errors in spelling and grammar.
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