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noun [countable] edition pronunciation in British English /ɪˈdɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. a set of copies of a newspaper or magazine that are published at the same time
    The letter appeared in the Sunday edition of the local newspaper.
    a copy of the latest edition of our magazine
    the December edition of Homes and Gardens
    1. a.
      a set of copies of a book that are published at the same time. A new edition of a book is different in some way from the edition before. A set of copies that are exactly the same as the set before is called a reprint
      He had an entry in the 1993 edition of the Guinness Book of Records.
      This remark did not appear in revised editions of the work.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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