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revision

[ri-vizh-uh n] /rɪˈvɪʒ ən/
noun
1.
the act or work of revising.
2.
a process of revising.
3.
a revised form or version, as of a book.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Late Latin revīsiōn- (stem of revīsiō), equivalent to Latin revīs(us) (see revise) + -iōn- -ion
Related forms
revisional, revisionary, adjective
nonrevision, noun
prerevision, noun
prorevision, adjective
Synonyms
1. alteration, correction, emendation.
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British Dictionary definitions for revisional

revision

/rɪˈvɪʒən/
noun
1.
the act or process of revising
2.
(Brit) the process of rereading a subject or notes on it, esp in preparation for an examination
3.
a corrected or new version of a book, article, etc
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Word Origin and History for revisional

revision

n.

1610s, "act of revising," from French révision, from Late Latin revisionem (nominative revisio) "a seeing again," noun of action from past participle stem of Latin revidere (see revise). Meaning "a product of revision" is from 1845.

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