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Noun: revision  ri'vi-zhun
  1. The act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration and modification)
    "it would require a drastic revision of his opinion";
    - alteration
  2. The act of rewriting something
    - revisal, revise, rescript
  3. Something that has been written again
    "the revision was much better";
    - rewrite, rescript
  4. [Brit] Studying material in preparation for a test or examination
    "All that last minute revision really payed off in the exam!"

Derived forms: revisions

Type of: piece of writing, revising, rewriting, transformation, translation, writing, written material

Encyclopedia: Revision