Recension

Recension is the practice of editing or revising a text based on critical analysis. When referring to manuscripts, this may be a revision by another author. The term is derived from Latin recensio `review, analysis`. In textual criticism, particularly Biblical scholarship, the count noun `recension` may be used to refer to a family of manuscri...
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Recension

• (n.) Specifically, the review of a text (as of an ancient author) by an editor; critical revisal and establishment. • (n.) The result of such a work; a text established by critical revision; an edited version. • (n.) The act of reviewing or revising; review; examination; enumeration.
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recension

(from the article `textual criticism`) The operation of recension is the reconstructing of the earliest form or forms of the text that can be inferred from the surviving evidence. Such ...
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recension

1. The act of reviewing or revising; review; examination; enumeration. ... 2. Specifically, the review of a text (as of an ancient author) by an editor; critical revisal and establishment. ... 3. The result of such a work; a text established by critical revision; an edited version. ... Origin: L. Recensio: cf. F. Recension. ... Source: Websters Dic...
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Recension

Re¬∑cen'sion (re*sĕn'shŭn) noun [ Latin recensio : confer French recension .] 1. The act of reviewing or revising; review; examination; enumeration. Barrow. 2. Specifically, the review of a text (as of an ancient author) by an editor; critical revisal...
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