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verb as in revise

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Others have transformed Collatz as a rewrite system, but it’s the strategy of wielding a fine-tuned SAT solver at scale with formidable compute power that might gain traction toward a proof.

This provided motivation to hone their approach and implement their own tools to transform the rewrite problem into a SAT problem.

The Equality Act, the most sweeping rewrite of civil rights laws since the 1960s, would offer protections for fair access to housing, education and even jury service without regard to sexuality or gender.

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I’m going to miss writing a story when, slogging through hours of rewrites, I’ve finally hit the main vein.

It uses a new kind of chip that promises better battery life but requires a rewrite or translation software for older apps.

It would take hours more for staff to rewrite their report for higher-ups in D.C.

I recently wrote an entire book about how Thomas Jefferson wanted each generation to rewrite the American Constitution.

Anyway, Gene and I worked very hard and the rewrite took about three months.

If you start the story about your buddy, you better be prepared to rewrite flirty section on the fly.

Accept failure as the essence of process and rewrite your way through it.

I have to-day written 103 and 104, all perfectly wrong, and shall have to rewrite them.

Each of the librri would write and rewrite the portions assigned to him, until the required number of copies had been made.

A younger and more hopeful one saw in it its great elements of popularity, and encouraged him to rewrite it.

Carlyle had to rewrite his book, but his materials remained; his great pictures were all in his mind.

The text is very unsettled, apparently scribes and editors felt themselves free to rewrite it on occasion.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rewrite, such as: edit, rework, recast, redraft, rephrase, and reword.

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