Definition of Recension:

  1. Revision of an already published work in light of new discoveries or information. See also redaction.

  2. A revised edition of a text; an act of making a revised edition of a text.

Synonyms of Recension

Amendment, Article, Autograph, Brainchild, Composition, Computer printout, Copy, Correction, Document, Draft, Edited version, Editing, Emendation, Engrossment, Essay, Fair copy, Fiction, Final draft, Finished version, First draft, Flimsy, Holograph, Letter, Literae scriptae, Literary artefact, Literary production, Literature, Lucubration, Manuscript, Matter, Nonfiction, Opus, Original, Paper, Parchment, Penscript, Piece, Piece of writing, Play, Poem, Printed matter, Printout, Production, Reading matter, Rectification, Redaction, Redraft, Rescript, Rescription, Revampment, Review, Revisal, Revise, Revised edition, Revision, Rewrite, Rewriting, Screed, Scrip, Script, Scrive, Scroll, Second draft, The written word, Transcript, Transcription, Typescript, Version, Work, Writing, Issue, Number, Volume

How to use Recension in a sentence?

  1. Under the Carolingians new recensions of the code were made.

Meaning of Recension & Recension Definition