Last modified on 6 June 2014, at 03:55

edit war

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NounEdit

edit war (plural edit wars)

  1. (Wiktionary and WMF jargon) A dispute over the content of a page on a wiki or other editable work.
    As with dinner-table discussions, it is best to avoid editing articles about politics or religion unless one wishes to become entrenched in a perpetual edit war.

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VerbEdit

edit war

  1. (Wiktionary and WMF jargon) To engage in such a dispute.
    When a dispute arises, it is common to see a page protected to avoid edit warring.

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