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Synonyms of 'version'

(noun) 
Definition
a form of something, such as a piece of writing, with some differences from other forms
Ludo is a version of an ancient Indian racing game.
Synonyms
form
He contracted a rare form of cancer.
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variety
She grows 12 varieties of old-fashioned roses.
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variant
The device is a variant of a conventional phone.
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sort
What sort of person is he?
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kind
They developed a new kind of film-making.
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class
a new class of personal computer
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design
The pictures are based on simple geometric designs.
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style
six scenes in the style of a classical Greek tragedy
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model
To keep the cost down, opt for a basic model.
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type
There are various types of the disease.
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brand
the British brand of socialism
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genre
his love of films and novels in the horror genre
(noun) 
Definition
an adaptation, for example of a book or play into a film
The English version is far inferior to the original French text.
Synonyms
adaptation
He won two awards for his screen adaptation of the play.
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edition
A paperback edition is now available in all good bookshops.
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interpretation
the interpretation of the scriptures
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translation
his excellent English translation of `Faust'
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(noun) 
Definition
an account of something from a certain point of view
She went public with her version of events.
Synonyms
account
I gave a detailed account of what had happened that night.
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report
a full report of what happened here tonight
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description
He gave a description of the surgery he was about to perform.
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record
Keep a record of all the payments.
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reading
There is a reading of this situation which upsets people.
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story
a popular love story with a happy ending
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understanding
It is my understanding that this has been going on for many years.
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history
his magnificent history of broadcasting in Canada
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statement
statements from witnesses to the event
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take (informal, mainly US)
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construction
He put the wrong construction on what he saw.
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tale
a collection of poems and folk tales
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explanation
his lucid explanation of the mysteries of cricket
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interpretation
The Opposition put a different interpretation on the figures.
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narrative
He began his narrative with the day of the murder.
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chronicle
this vast chronicle of Napoleonic times
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rendition
a rendition of the works of Conrad
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narration
The play is an autobiographical journey with song, dialogue and narration.
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construal

Additional synonyms

in the sense of brand
Definition
a particular kind or variety
the British brand of socialism
in the sense of chronicle
Definition
a record of events in chronological order
this vast chronicle of Napoleonic times
in the sense of class
Definition
one of the groups into which a phylum is divided, containing one or more orders
a new class of personal computer

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