first edition noun
: the first set of printed copies of a book; also : a single copy from such a set
: the copies of a literary work first printed from the same type and issued at the same time; also : a single copy from a first edition
Examples of FIRST EDITION
- There were many errors in the book's first edition.
- She owns a valuable first edition of Huckleberry Finn.
First Known Use of FIRST EDITION
Rhymes with FIRST EDITION
, in addition
, in commission
, on commission
, rescue mission
, text edition
, trade edition
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