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Noun: rescript  'ree,skript
  1. A reply by a Pope to an inquiry concerning a point of law or morality
     
  2. (law) a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge)
    "a friend in New Mexico said that the rescript caused no trouble out there";
    - decree, edict, fiat, order
     
  3. The act of rewriting something
    - revision, revisal, revise
     
  4. Something that has been written again
    "the rescript was much better";
    - rewrite, revision

Derived forms: rescripts

Type of: act, answer, enactment, piece of writing, reply, response, revising, rewriting, writing, written material

Encyclopedia: Rescript