1. [ noun ] (work) a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
Synonyms: editor_in_chief
Related terms: skilled_worker art_editor managing_editor redact bowdler subeditor copy_editor redactor anthologist cattell newspaper_editor edit
2. [ noun ] (computer science) a program designed to perform such editorial functions as rearrangement or modification or deletion of data
Synonyms: editor_program
Related terms: application text_editor linkage_editor computer_science
Similar spelling:   editorial