- An example of a version is the latest changes made in a software program
- An example of a version is how a person who's been in a car accident remembers the accident happening.
The definition of a variation of something, or an interpretation of something that happened.
- a translation
- a translation of the Bible, in whole or part: the Douay and King James versions
- an account showing one point of view; particular description or report given by one person or group: the two versions of the accident
- a particular form or variation of something, esp. as modified in a different art form: the film version of the novel
- displacement of the uterus in which it is deflected but not bent upon itself
- the operation of turning the fetus during childbirth to make delivery easier
Origin of versionFrench ; from Medieval Latin versio, a turning ; from Classical Latin versus: see verse
- A description or account from one point of view, especially as opposed to another: Your version of the accident differs from mine.
- a. A translation of a text from another language.b. often Version A translation of the entire Bible or a part of it.
- A particular form or variation of an earlier or original type: downloaded the latest version of the software from the Internet.
- An adaptation of a work of art or literature into another medium or style: the film version of a famous novel.
- Medicine a. Manipulation of a fetus in the uterus to bring it into a desirable position for delivery.b. Deflection of an organ, such as the uterus, from its normal position.
transitive verbver·sioned, ver·sion·ing, ver·sions Computers
To assign a unique number or name to distinct versions of (a file or program, for example).
Origin of versionFrench, from Old French, act of turning, from Medieval Latin versi&omacron;, versi&omacron;n-, from Latin versus, past participle of vertere, to turn; see wer-2 in Indo-European roots.
version - Computer Definition
A specific edition or release of a software package. Sometimes the term "release" is used in combination; for example: "Server Version, Release 3.5."