Origin of recension
Related formsre·cen·sion·ist, noun
Examples from the Web for recension
It is presumable that he exercised his editorial function on his recension of Q as he did upon the sayings-material in Mark.
The pyramids of Unas, Teta, and Pepi contain the original texts of this recension.An Introduction to Mythology|Lewis Spence
If we glance at Dry den's recension of The Tempest we may be inclined to think that the "wicked dam" soon won back her mastery.Some Diversions of a Man of Letters|Edmund William Gosse
Lepsius translated from the Turin papyrus; Budge bases his translations on what is called the Theban recension.
This parable, tho it has a Q sound in the first verse, is too long for any recension of that document.