Revision meaning

rĭ-vĭzhən
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The definition of a revision is the process of changing something or the result of the changes that were made.

An example of a revision is a book editor removing unnecessary content from a book.

An example of a revision is a book after an editor has removed content from it.

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(countable) A changed edition, or new version; a modification.
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(countable) A story corrected or expanded by a writer commissioned by the original author.

A revision story.

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A revised or new version, as of a book or other written material.
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The act or process of revising.
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Act, process, or work of revising.
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The result of this; revised form or version, as of a book, manuscript, etc.
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(uncountable) The process of revising:
  • The action or process of reviewing, editing and amending.
  • (UK, Australia, New Zealand) The action or process of reviewing something previously learned, especially one"²s notes in preparation for a test or examination.
    All that last minute revision really paid off in the exam! I got top marks!.
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Origin of revision

  • From revise +"Ž -ion.

    From Wiktionary