Informal. a small or smaller form of something; miniature version.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of pocket edition
First recorded in 1705–15
Words nearby pocket edition
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Example sentences from the Web for pocket edition
Eight small wooden tablets, apparently a pocket-edition of a Clog-Almanack, with very quaint figures.Annals of the Bodleian Library, Oxford, A.D. 1598-A.D. 1867|William Dunn Macray