See also: édition

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From French édition, from Latin ēditiō, from ēdere (to publish).

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edition (plural editions)

  1. (publishing) A written work edited and published, as by a certain editor or in a certain manner, or at a certain time.
    She wanted a copy of the Clericotes edition, but had to settle for the 1921 edition. She had never liked abridged editions.
  2. The whole number of copies of a work printed and published at one time.
    The first edition was soon sold.
  3. An instance of [1] or [2]:
    What he had found was a particularly valuable first edition.
  4. (sports) A particular instance of an event.
    The 2014 edition of the Tour de France started in Leeds, Yorkshire.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for edition”, in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam, 1913, →OCLC.)

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edition c (singular definite editionen, plural indefinite editioner)

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  1. genitive singular of editio

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