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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Recent Examples on the Web Back on American soil and in keeping with 90s coolness, Jones partnered with an iconic basketball label to introduce a limited edition Air Jordan I sneaker. Washington Post, "Miami Beach scene inspires Dior’s first US runway show," 4 Dec. 2019 In August, to coincide with Women's Month, SAB launched Bold Brew -- a limited edition beer designed and brewed entirely by women. Stephanie Bailey, CNN, "How craft breweries are changing the beer industry in South Africa," 21 Oct. 2019 And Anchor Brewing collaborated with the San Francisco Giants on a limited edition Los Gigantes Mexican-style lager a few years ago. Jay R. Brooks, The Mercury News, "Beer trend alert: The resurgence of Mexican lager," 6 Sep. 2019 In tribute to that success and three generations of enthusiasts, Audi has put together a limited edition 20th anniversary model, roadster or hardtop. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Audi TT 20th Anniversary Edition is a tribute to an icon," 17 Aug. 2019 This is why electric camper vans have so far been relegated to concept cars or limited edition one-offs at expos. Megan Barber, Curbed, "New pop-top camper van is fully electric," 24 July 2018 On October 8th, Healthy Roots Dolls launched a collaboration with Procter & Gamble’s My Black Is Beautiful (MBIB) to release a limited edition Zoe doll that comes equip with a curl care kit. Shalwah Evans, Essence, "The Reviews Are In: Healthy Roots’ Zoe Doll Collaboration With My Black Is Beautiful Is A Hit," 31 Oct. 2019 These limited edition Crocs are available on for $59.99, beginning at 10:23 a.m. ET. Jessica Teich, Good Housekeeping, "Glow-in-the-Dark Crocs Have Officially Arrived," 23 Oct. 2019 The forthcoming book will be 12 inches by 9 inches, and Koopmans sells limited edition prints through his website. Wired, "The Symmetry and Chaos of the World's Megacities," 22 Sep. 2019

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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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7 Dec 2019

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“Limited edition.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 10 December 2019.

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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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