- 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.
- a translation
- [oftenV-] 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.
- 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
Origin of versionFrench from Old French act of turning from Medieval Latin versiō versiōn- 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."