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edit (something) out of (something)

To remove something unwanted or unnecessary from something, often a text or film/video, while editing it. A noun or pronoun can be used between "edit" and "out." You should edit this paragraph out of your essay because it doesn't make much sense. Don't worry, we'll edit that line out of the final version.
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edit in

To add something to something, such as a text or film/video, while editing it. The transition between these two sections just didn't make sense to me, so I edited in an extra paragraph.
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edit out

To remove something from a piece of text, music, video, etc., during an editing process, as before publication or broadcast. A noun or pronoun can be used between "edit" and "out." The network decided to edit out all the swear words when they played the movie on their channel. I went on a five-minute rant about the government while filming my latest video, but I decided it was better to edit the whole thing out. You should edit this paragraph out of your essay because it doesn't make much sense.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2022 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

edit something out of something

 and edit something out
to strike out words or sentences from something that is going to be published; to cut out textual material in the editing process. She edited the foul language out of the essay. Frank edited out the misspelled words.
See also: edit, of, out
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

edit in

v.
To insert something during the course of editing: The sound mixer edited in the soundtrack after the video was shot. Before the show was aired, an additional scene was edited in.
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edit out

v.
To delete something during the course of editing: To shorten the film, they decided to edit out one musical number from each scene. The censor insisted that the author edit the controversial paragraph out.
See also: edit, out
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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While answering questions on why customers should be excited, He also said, "Those whom has avideo editing subscription with us, will quickly realise how much more content they can push out on a daily basis.
Future studies will be directed towards increasing the efficiency of the gene editing in the epithelial lining of lungs as well as evaluating different mechanisms to deliver gene editing technology to lungs.
An easy-to-use and user-friendly video editing program is important.
Base editing is a novel technology platform for engineering DNA or genes in cells that has the potential to correct errors or mutations in the DNA by modifying genes using an enzyme.
There have been ethical concerns raised regarding the application of gene editing on humans for a while now.
While VivaVideo is categorised under video editing apps, it is more of a jack of all trades with image editing and some automated editing thrown in.
At this point, we don't know whether the intended human genome editing was achieved in the twins and have no idea whether it will prove to be safe if it was accomplished.
In 2016, the French government asked the European Court of Justice to provide clarity on the interpretation of the directive that regulated GMOs--essentially asking whether products of new methods of genome editing fell under the mutagenesis exemption.
Genome editing techniques such as such as CRISPR/Cas9 enable the deliberate alteration of a targeted DNA sequence in a living cell.
The literature on the ethics of human germ line gene editing and gene editing for enhancement purposes, which details the concerns noted above, is rich and expansive.
Prior to doing this, be sure that you have already visited your preferences settings by going to Edit > Preferences (Mac: Lightroom > Preferences) and specified your options in the External Editing tab: file format PSD if you want to preserve the layers in Photoshop, TIFF for a lossless JPEG-like file; AdobeRGB (1998) for color space, and 16-bit if you're working with raw files, 8-bit for JPEG files.
Gene editing has captivated scientists and medical providers with tantalising visions of wiping out debilitating inherited diseases.
In two studies published in October, one in Nature and another in Science, researchers from the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard describe a new way to edit DNA and RNA, called base editing. The approach could one day treat a range of inherited diseases, some of which currently have no treatment options.
ENLIGHT is on a roll at the moment, with a pair of cracking photo editing apps (Photofox, and Quickshot), and, of course, the musthave app for the selfie generation, Facetune.
CHINESE scientists have achieved a world first by editing the DNA of human embryos to remove a harmful mutation.