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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REVISER

The reviser of the plate-proofs must watch carefully for such cases.

The hand of the adapter, the interpolator and the reviser is unmistakably present.

The notes too, have, for the most part, been added by the reviser.

No reviser needs to put any indications for nuance and shading in Beethoven.

Guerrazzi writes in prison, from prison sends to the printers, and the Minister acts as reviser.

Besides, the reviser adds a great deal to the part of the weak King with the evident object of making his helplessness pathetic.

It is of Jewish origin, but in part worked over by a Christian reviser.

This stanza occurs also in B c , and was perhaps borrowed from Pinkerton by the reviser of that copy.

When our reviser revised the play to get all those breakfast foods in, he shook his head.

The reviser, Maximus, was condemned by a council, and confined on a charge of heresy in a distant monastery.

WORD ORIGIN

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

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