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revise
used in The Magic Mountain

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Definition
to change (and hopefully improve) — most frequently to improve a written document, but it can be any intentional change such as a change in an estimated amount, a plan, or a series of procedures
  • Yes, time—as for human time, well, James would have to revise any ideas about time he had brought up here with him before they could discuss that topic.
    6.5 - An Attack Repulsed (35% in)
  • His revisions only superficially disturbed the pretty contrast of honor and shabbiness apparent in the affidavits of the opposing side, particularly since he did not have at his disposal the Zutawskian party's duplicating machinery, but could only circulate a few typed carbon copies of his rejoinder.
    7.9 - The Great Petulance (28% in)

There are no more uses of "revise" in The Magic Mountain.

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