1. The act of revising; reexamination for correction; review; as, the revision of a book or writing, or of a proof sheet; a revision of statutes.
2. That which is made by revising.
Syn: -- Reexamination; revisal; revise; review.
n 1: the act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration
and modification); "it would require a drastic revision
of his opinion" [syn: alteration]
2: the act of rewriting something [syn: revisal, revise, rescript]
3: something that has been written again; "the rewrite was much
better" [syn: rewrite, rescript]