I thought I read that the author could limit sections/areas of a Google Doc from being edited by others? Maybe I was dreaming?

  • You're probably thinking of Google Spreadsheets.
    – ale
    Commented May 12, 2016 at 22:53
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In Google Docs, you cannot limit the area of a document that an editor can edit. Anyone with editing permissions for a document will be able to edit any part of it.

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