To uninstall gedit-dev just follow these instructions.
sudo apt-get remove gedit-dev
This will remove just the gedit-dev package itself.
sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove gedit-dev
This will remove the gedit-dev package and any other dependant packages which are no longer needed.
If you also want to delete your local/config files for gedit-dev then this will work.
sudo apt-get purge gedit-dev
Or similarly, like this gedit-dev
sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove gedit-dev
|Maintainer||Linux Mint <email@example.com>|
|Description||official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment (development files) extending this basic functionality with other features not usually found in simple text editors. gedit is a graphical application which supports editing multiple text files in one window (known sometimes as tabs or MDI).|