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revise (v.)

1560s, "to look at again," from French reviser (13c.), from Latin revisere "look at again, visit again, look back on," frequentative of revidere (past participle revisus), from re- "again" (denoting "repetition of an action;" see re-) + videre "to see" (from PIE root *weid- "to see"). Meaning "to look over again with intent to improve or amend" is recorded from 1590s. Related: Revised; revising.

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Definitions of revise from WordNet
1
revise (v.)
make revisions in;
revise a thesis
revise (v.)
revise or reorganize, especially for the purpose of updating and improving;
Synonyms: retool
2
revise (n.)
the act of rewriting something;
Synonyms: revision / revisal / rescript
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