limited edition

noun

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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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 The collab, expected to launch in May along with the pre-fall '19 collection, will feature pieces like silk twill cardigans, cotton shirting, and limited edition denim styles. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "Monse's Pre-Fall 2019 Collection Shoot Features Adorable Dogs for a Great Reason," 6 Dec. 2018 This new logo decorates a line of cups, napkins, and drink carriers, as well as a limited edition line of shirts and hoodies, available at all the brand’s shops in Los Angeles and New York. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, "Virgil Abloh’s Next Collaboration Is “Free with Purchase” at Cha Cha Matcha," 6 Dec. 2018 Not to worry, the range includes a limited edition gown inspired by the Duchess of Sussex's dress. Carrie Goldberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "You Can Now Shop Meghan Markle's Stella McCartney Wedding Dress In-Store & Online," 14 Nov. 2018 And according to Brooklinen, the limited edition collection is made with safety and coziness in mind. Brittney Morgan, House Beautiful, "Cult-Favorite Bedding Company Brooklinen Just Launched A Kids’ Line," 1 Nov. 2018 Mine, which is pretty close to perfect, tends to show me lots of cute dogs, artfully shot tech products, and limited edition sneakers. Madeline Buxton, refinery29.com, "How To Fix Your Instagram Explore Feed When It Gets Out Of Whack," 9 Mar. 2018 Even with the abundance of products, there is sometimes rarity in the form of limited editions and discontinuations. Cheryl Wischhover, Vox, "The “best” lipstick probably won’t change your life — but the search for it can," 12 Dec. 2018 The news arrives at a moment when wishlists are already being edited to include Hay’s newest product, a limited edition Sonos speaker in placid colors like light pink and grey. Ella Riley-adams, Vogue, "This Cult-Favorite Danish Design Brand Is Finally Launching in the U.S.," 1 Nov. 2018

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1818, in the meaning defined above

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limited edition

noun

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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