trade edition
noun Date: 1930 an edition of a book intended for general distribution — compare text edition

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • trade edition — n. that edition of a book sold to the general public, as distinguished from a school edition, etc. of the same book …   English World dictionary

  • trade edition — trade′ edi tion n. pri an edition of a book for distribution through general bookstores • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • trade edition — noun a book intended for general readership • Syn: ↑trade book • Ant: ↑text edition • Hypernyms: ↑book • Hyponyms: ↑best seller, ↑bestseller …   Useful english dictionary

  • trade edition — an edition of a book for distribution through general bookstores. [1840 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • trade edition — noun an edition of a book intended for general sale rather than for book clubs or specialist suppliers …   English new terms dictionary

  • trade edition — /ˈtreɪd ədɪʃən/ (say trayd uhdishuhn) noun an edition of a book intended for sale in bookshops, as distinct from mail order or other special editions …   Australian English dictionary

  • Edition (book) — The bibliographical definition of an edition includes all copies of a book printed “from substantially the same setting of type,” including all minor typographical variants. First edition According to the definition of edition above, a book… …   Wikipedia

  • trade book — noun a book intended for general readership • Syn: ↑trade edition • Ant: ↑text edition (for: ↑trade edition) • Hypernyms: ↑book …   Useful english dictionary

  • edition — Synonyms and related words: arrangement, back number, collection, composite reading, conflation, copy, critical edition, diplomatic text, draft, edited text, hymnal, hymnbook, impression, instrumental score, issue, lection, library, library… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • trade book — Synonyms and related words: back number, best seller, book, bound book, classic, collection, coloring book, copy, definitive work, edition, folio, great work, hardback, impression, issue, juvenile, juvenile book, library, library edition, limp… …   Moby Thesaurus

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