1. the form in which a text (especially a printed book) is published

Definition categories: communication, impression, printing

2. all of the identical copies of something offered to the public at the same time

- the first edition appeared in 1920

- it was too late for the morning edition

- they issued a limited edition of Bach recordings

Definition categories: group, grouping

3. an issue of a newspaper

- he read it in yesterday's edition of the Times

Definition categories: communication, issue, number

4. something a little different from others of the same type

- the boy is a younger edition of his father

Similar word(s): variant, variation, version

Definition categories: thought, type

Sentences with edition as a noun:

- The first edition was soon sold.