úrvinnsla

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Verbal noun to vinna úr (to process); from úr (out of, from) +‎ vinnsla (work, processing), the latter being the verbal noun to vinna (to work, process).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

úrvinnsla f (genitive singular úrvinnslu, no plural)

  1. the process of making something out of raw materials; processing
  2. the process of analyzing and drawing from original sources and working their material into a composition such as a news article, scientific paper or literary work; editing; editorial work; adaptation
  3. (music) development (section of music in which the original theme is manipulated)

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