Origin of edition
Related formspre·e·di·tion, noun
Can be confusedaddition edition
Examples from the Web for edition
She reportedly also had a book collection worth more than €20 million, including a first edition of Don Quixote from 1605.
The total number of articles was 30 million, with 4.4 million in the English-language edition.
The Biggest Loser is back for its 16th season, with its “Comeback Canyon” edition featuring former athletes.‘The Biggest Loser’ Could Be TV’s Most Important Show Ever|Daniela Drake|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The News of the World, founded in 1843, was replaced by a Sunday edition of the Sun.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the hottest tickets at the 2014 edition of Comic-Con, the annual nerd mecca in San Diego, was the Marvel presentation.‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Unmasked: Robert Downey Jr. and Co. Speak at Comic-Con|Annaliza Savage|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Having issued this second edition of his interesting narrative, the landlord enters the stable.The Lock And Key Library|Various
Gough in his edition of Camden says that the Thames was easily passed here at low water.London Before the Conquest|W. R. Lethaby
The preface to the third edition also bears the date of his birthday.
Mamma has been frantic with Mr. Glascock because he has been going to marry,—whom shall I say,—her edition of you.He Knew He Was Right|Anthony Trollope
He had edited the Alcestis, and married his laundress; lost money by his edition, and his fellowship by his match.Vivian Grey|Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
British Dictionary definitions for edition
- the entire number of copies of a book, newspaper, or other publication printed at one time from a single setting of type
- a single copy from this numbera first edition; the evening edition
- an issue of a work identified by its formata leather-bound edition of Shakespeare
- an issue of a work identified by its editor or publisherthe Oxford edition of Shakespeare