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revise

verb uk   /rɪˈvaɪz/ us  

revise verb (CHANGE)

B2 [T] to look at or consider again an idea, piece of writing, etc. in order to correct or improve it: His helpfulness today has made me revise my original opinion/impression of him. His publishers made him revise his manuscript three times.

revise verb (STUDY)

B1 [I or T] UK (US review) to study again something you have already learned, in preparation for an exam: We're revising (algebra) for the test tomorrow.
(Definition of revise from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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