E·mend v. t. [imp. & p. p. Emended; p. pr. & vb. n. Emending.] To purge of faults; to make better; to correct; esp., to make corrections in (a literary work); to alter for the better by textual criticism, generally verbal.
Syn: -- To amend; correct; improve; better; reform; rectify. See Amend.
v : make improvements or corrections to; "the text was emended
in the second edition"