Origin of revision
OTHER WORDS FROM revisionre·vi·sion·al, re·vi·sion·ar·y, adjectivenon·re·vi·sion, nounpre·re·vi·sion, nounpro·re·vi·sion, adjective
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These revisions come on top of revenue losses in FY2020, when the shuttering of businesses began.COVID-19 has another long-term side effect: A shrinking tax base|cleaf2013|August 31, 2020|Fortune
That helped establish a model for revisions to an old piece of legislation, from 1948, that would eventually become known as the Clean Water Act.
In the 1960s, after Paschini’s death, the church relented, authorizing publication — but only after revisions that bowdlerized the original version to portray the church in a more favorable light.A new Galileo biography draws parallels to today’s science denialism|Tom Siegfried|August 11, 2020|Science News
We urge the city to slow down the approval process to allow for the sharing of any revisions and refinements made by city staff prior to seeking decision-makers’ approvals.
If you’re having to track revisions and control permissions in other software, you’re wasting valuable time.
At its most simplified, the revision allows big players more access to insured deposits while making certain types of bets.
Despite this revision, the Bosworth Field Visitor Center will remain in the village where it is, closer to the wrong site.Three Dicks: Cheney, Nixon, Richard III and the Art of Reputation Rehab|Clive Irving|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That differential accounted for about 60 percent of the downward revision.
But it represented a very substantial revision from what the government had originally reported.
At first blush, the substantial downward revision is something of a mystery.
This is, of course, possible, but it cannot be more than speculation; the final Dunciad does show evidence of hasty revision.A Letter from Mr. Cibber to Mr. Pope|Colley Cibber
He achieved his highest fame from his connection with the revision of the statutes of New York.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
I have not been able to read these pages, and have been compelled to entrust their revision to other eyes and other hands.The Poems of Giacomo Leopardi|Giacomo Leopardi
Later, however, progress became a little more rapid and the revision was completed on 11 November, 1880.A History of the Cambridge University Press|S. C. Roberts
The laws which govern the collection of the tithe-composition in Ireland require revision and amendment.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan