limited edition


Definition of limited edition

: an issue of something collectible (such as books, prints, or medals) that is advertised to be limited to a relatively small number of copies

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The collection is limited edition, so everything won't be coming up roses at Lancôme counters forever. Devon Abelman, Allure, "Lancôme Is Launching a Limited-Edition Gold Version of La Rose a Poudrer, Its Rose-Shaped Highlighter," 21 Aug. 2018 However, the event was sponsored by Sephora, Viktor & Rolf Parfums, and Lancôme—the latter of which has partnered with influencers like Camila Coelho on limited edition lipstick capsule collections. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Chiara Ferragni Might Be Launching a Beauty Line," 11 Feb. 2019 The Carlos Collection 👕 Transforming Carlos' quirky quotes into three limited edition t-shirts - all in aid of @ProstateUK!, "Swansea Stamp Carvalhal Phrases on T-Shirts in Bid to Raise Funds for Prostate Cancer Victims," 29 Mar. 2018 Ours are available in a limited edition starting today in Europe and launching this spring in the US - follow the link in our bio to find out more! Maya Mcdowell, House Beautiful, "You Can Design Your Own Rug Using This Amazing Tool," 4 Feb. 2019 The epic shoes also come in a limited edition red hue, and in black. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kylie Jenner Wears Sparkly $1,640 Sandals, a Revealing Black Trench Coat, & Nothing Else," 29 Dec. 2018 All that travel, of course, requires the right accessories, which is why the pair have designed a limited edition travel bag in collaboration with Hennessy X.O in time for the festive season. Lale Arikoglu, Condé Nast Traveler, "Opening Ceremony Has a Gold Limited Edition Travel Bag and We're Into It," 15 Nov. 2018 The retro Nintendo systems are about to become limited edition, yet again. David Grossman, Popular Mechanics, "This Christmas May Be Your Last Chance to Get a NES or SNES Classic," 14 Dec. 2018 Two limited edition fan boxes with collectible extras will also be available to purchase. Jon Porter, The Verge, "Doom is getting a 25th anniversary mod from the game’s co-creator," 11 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of limited edition

1818, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of limited edition

: a special book, picture, medal, etc., for which only a small number of copies are produced and sold

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