Definition of edition :
1. A literary work edited and published, as by a certain editor or in a certain manner; as, a good edition of Chaucer; Chalmers' edition of Shakespeare.
2. The whole number of copies of a work printed and published at one time; as, the first edition was soon sold.
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printing (part of speech: noun)
- It was proposed and attempted to repair the error by the establishment of a daily edition of Sinn Fein. - "The Evolution of Sinn Fein", Robert Mitchell Henry.
- We have not seen a more beautiful edition of 'The Imitation of Christ' than this one for many a day. - "A Cursory History of Swearing", Julian Sharman.
- I am down right in the hurricane season; but they had so bad a one last year, I don't imagine there will be much of an edition this. - "The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25)", Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang.