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version

noun [C] uk   /ˈvɜː.ʃən/ /ən/ us    /ˈvɝː-/
B2 a particular form of something that is slightly different from other forms of the same thing: The official version of events is that the police were attacked and were just trying to defend themselves. You can make a reduced fat version of the cheesecake by using cottage cheese instead of cream cheese. An English-language version of the book is planned for the autumn. The TV series is a watered-down version of the movie, especially designed for family viewing.
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