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

Examples of limited edition in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Jordan's example is a 722 Edition, a limited edition introduced in 2006 that honors the late Stirling Moss and his co-driver Denis Jenkinson's victory in a 300 SLR with the starting number 722 at the Mille Miglia in 1955. Connor Hoffman, Car and Driver, "Michael Jordan's 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren 722 Edition Is for Sale," 4 Jan. 2021 Other creators using Zora include Jeff Staple, a Nike designer famous in sneakerhead circles, who has been selling limited edition shoes on the platform. Jeff John Roberts, Fortune, "Hype beasts, the ‘Yeezy’ problem, and $950 cassette tapes: How crypto startup Zora is helping musicians create new revenue streams," 27 Sep. 2020 The limited edition boombox case features four different flavors of hot sauces: Hot Fuss, Fire in Bone, Caution, and Blowback. Gab Ginsberg, Billboard, "5 Musician/Food Collabs You Need To Know About This Week: The Killers' 'Hot Fuss' Hot Sauce & More," 17 Dec. 2020 For only $10, try this limited edition gift set by Art of Sport. Kiana Murden, CNN Underscored, "42 gifts that support BIPOC-owned brands this holiday season," 16 Dec. 2020 The diner is offering two limited edition menu items this holiday season, available for takeout or dine-in. Audrey Eads, Dallas News, "50-plus D-FW restaurants and grocers offering holiday takeout meals," 14 Dec. 2020 What’s more, Emily Weiss and Co. are putting the pale pink cherry on top of the Glossier Cyber Monday sale with five limited edition sets only available for the next three days. Talia Abbas, Glamour, "26 Best Glossier Cyber Monday Deals of 2020," 30 Nov. 2020 Pre-order limited edition Cocoa Cream Puffs, peppermint brownies and chocolate chip cookies by Dec. 6, for best selection and price discount. Elaine Rewolinski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Buy your holiday cookies and bakery at these sales across southeastern Wisconsin," 26 Nov. 2020 Special limited edition releases from Beastie Boys, Alice in Chains, Pop Smoke, the Rolling Stones, U2, George Harrison, Willie Nelson and more will be available throughout the day. Gary Graff, cleveland, "Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters top this week’s online concerts," 25 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of limited edition

1818, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of limited edition was in 1818

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19 Jan 2021

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“Limited edition.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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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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