reimpression

[ ree-im-presh-uhn ]
/ ˌri ɪmˈprɛʃ ən /

noun

a second or repeated impression.
a reprinting or a reprint.

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Origin of reimpression

First recorded in 1610–20; re- + impression
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British Dictionary definitions for reimpression

reimpression
/ (ˌriːɪmˈprɛʃən) /

noun

a reprinting of a book without editorial changes or additions
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