Version definition

vûrzhən
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A description or account from one point of view, especially as opposed to another.

Your version of the accident differs from mine.

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The operation of turning the fetus during childbirth to make delivery easier.
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An account showing one point of view; particular description or report given by one person or group.

The two versions of the accident.

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A translation.
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To assign a unique number or name to distinct versions of (a file or program, for example).
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A translation of a text from another language.
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A particular form or variation of something, esp. as modified in a different art form.

The film version of the novel.

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The definition of a variation of something, or an interpretation of something that happened.

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.

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An adaptation of a work of art or literature into another medium or style.

The film version of a famous novel.

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A translation of the entire Bible or a part of it.
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Deflection of an organ, such as the uterus, from its normal position.
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A translation of the Bible, in whole or part.

The Douay and King James versions.

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Displacement of the uterus in which it is deflected but not bent upon itself.
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Deflection of an organ, such as the uterus, from its normal position.
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Manipulation of a fetus in the uterus to bring it into a desirable position for delivery.
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Manipulation of a fetus in the uterus to bring it into a desirable position for delivery.
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A particular form or variation of an earlier or original type.

Downloaded the latest version of the software from the Internet.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
version
Plural:
versions

Origin of version

  • French from Old French act of turning from Medieval Latin versiō versiōn- from Latin versus past participle of vertere to turn wer-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition