revision has definitions from the field of writing
1
[ noun ] the act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration and modification)

Synonyms

alteration

Examples

"it would require a drastic revision of his opinion"

Used in print

(William G. Pollard, Physicist and Christian....)

When the words are used , we are never sure which of the traditional meanings the user may have_in_mind , or to_what_extent his revisions and rejections of former understandings correspond to ours .

(Jaroslav Pelikan, The Shape of Death: life, death and...)

Because Christianity teaches not_only salvation in history , but salvation by the history of Christ , such an interpretation of death would require a drastic revision of the Christian understanding of the work of Christ .

2
[ noun ] (writing) the act of rewriting something

Used in print

([Anonymous,] "The Attack on Employee Services"...)

You may find certain coverage costing much more_than is economically feasible , thereby alerting you to desirable revisions .

Related terms

rewriting revise

3
[ noun ] (writing) something that has been written again

Synonyms

rescript rewrite

Examples

"the rewrite was much better"

Used in print

(The Dallas Morning News,...)

Two tax revision bills were passed .

Related terms

writing adapt

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