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v. re·vised, re·vis·ing, re·vis·es
1. To alter or edit (a text).
2. To reconsider and change or modify: I have revised my opinion of him. See Synonyms at correct.
3. Chiefly British To study again (academic material, for example), as for a test; review.
1. To make revisions, as in a text.
2. Chiefly British To study something again; review.
n. (rē′vīz′, rĭ-vīz′)
1. Informal An act or product of revising; a revision.
2. Printing A proof made from an earlier proof on which corrections have been made.

[Latin revīsere, to visit again, look at again : re-, re- + vīsere, frequentative of vidēre, to see; see review.]

re·vis′a·ble adj.
re·vis′er, re·vi′sor n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reviser - someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication
abbreviator, abridger - one who shortens or abridges or condenses a written work
editor, editor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
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[rɪˈvaɪzəʳ] Nrevisor(a) m/f, refundidor(a) m/f (Typ) → corrector(a) m/f
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nBearbeiter(in) m(f); (of translations etc)Korrektor(in) m(f)
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His energy and interest must soon have won him the opportunity to show his skill as actor and also reviser and collaborator in play-writing, then as independent author; and after the first few years of slow progress his rise was rapid.
With their Maudlin for Magdalene, and their Bedlam for Bethlehem, the English may justly boast themselves the greatest of revisers.
Le Conseil de la monnaie et du credit a decide de reviser a la baisse le taux de reescompte en le portant a 3,5% au lieu de 4% en vigueur depuis 2004, a indique la Banque d'Algerie.
Que ce soit en solo ou en trinome, dans les lieux publics ou chez soi, tous les candidats partagent le meme but: reviser pour parvenir a assimiler tout le programme avant le jour J.
To do so, the authors developed several formulas to specifically identify three types of translator profiles: (1) Drafter; (2) Reviser; and, (3) Drafter/Reviser.
Le CTLP a, par ailleurs, appele a reviser cette decision, et mis en garde contre l'exploitation du terrorisme pour toucher la diversite et le pluralisme dans les medias.
Le chef du comite du transport au parlement, Abdullah Massar a declare a la SUNA que suite a la reunion que la reunion a convenu de reviser les prix du carburant et les frais concernes avec le ministere des Finances et de l'Economie nationale.
Bate added that the advanced computer-assisted analysis presents Shakespeare in a new light - as "reviser, rewriter and collaborator".
Selon la source, il s'agira de reviser le Budget de l'Etat (2013-2014), de trancher les amendements sur les lois fiscales, l'adoption de taxes sur six produits dont les communications, les boissons alcooliques et non alcooliques et les cigarettes.
These are followed by a long section of basic information on every translator, reviser or editor.

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