REVISION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of revision
Definition:
n. modification; correction; act of altering
Example:
It would require a drastic revision of his opinion.
Sentence in Classic:
Some members, with Stremov at their head, justified their mistake on the ground that they had put faith in the commission of revision, instituted by Alexey Alexandrovitch, and maintained that the report of the commission was rubbish, and simply so much waste paper.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After the most conscientious revision the book had last year been published, and had been distributed among the booksellers.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Gervais gave a long account of an official revision, remarkable for the stupidity of everybody concerned.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
That is to say, I will not conceal from you the fact that, out of a hundred souls registered at the last revision, only fifty survive, so terrible have been the ravages of cholera.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context