[ noun ] the act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration and modification)
"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 .
[ 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 .