limited edition
noun Date: 1890 an issue of something collectible (as books, prints, or medals) that is advertised to be limited to a relatively small number of copies

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • limited edition — ➔ edition * * * limited edition UK US noun [C] COMMERCE ► products that have a slightly different style to the usual kind and only a small quantity of which are produced: »The book is a limited edition. »A special limited edition sports car sold… …   Financial and business terms

  • limited edition — limited edition, adj. an edition, as of a book or lithograph, limited to a specified small number of copies. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • limited edition — limited editions N COUNT A limited edition is a work of art, such as a book which is only produced in very small numbers, so that each one will be valuable in the future …   English dictionary

  • limited edition — n. 1. a special, finely bound edition of a book, of which only a predetermined number of copies are printed ☆ 2. a collector s item, as a doll, plate, coin, etc., of which only a given number are made …   English World dictionary

  • Limited edition — Gold edition Gold edition (et toutes les variantes telles que special edition, limited edition, deluxe edition, etc.) est un concept de marketing d incitation à l achat de tout type de produit, généralement culturel (livres, albums de musique,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • limited edition — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms limited edition : singular limited edition plural limited editions a book, picture etc that has been produced in very small numbers …   English dictionary

  • limited edition — noun an edition that is restricted to a specific number of copies (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑edition * * * noun, pl ⋯ tions [count] : a special book, picture, medal, etc., for which only a small number of copies are produced and sold * * * ˌlimited… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Limited Edition — Li|mi|ted Edi|tion [ i diʃn̩] die; , s <aus gleichbed. engl. limited edition> begrenzte Auflage (Aufdruck, schrift, z. B. auf Büchern) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • limited edition — limited e dition n a small number of special copies of a book, picture etc which are produced at one time only …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • limited edition — limited e dition noun count a book, picture, etc. that has been produced in very small numbers …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • limited edition — lim′ited edi′tion n. pri lib an edition, as of a book or lithograph, limited to a specified small number of copies • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

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