edition

Definitions

  • Royal edit. Maya
    Royal edit. Maya
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n edition something a little different from others of the same type "an experimental version of the night fighter","a variant of the same word","an emery wheel is the modern variation of a grindstone","the boy is a younger edition of his father"
    • n edition the form in which a text (especially a printed book) is published
    • n edition an issue of a newspaper "he read it in yesterday's edition of the Times"
    • n edition all of the identical copies of something offered to the public at the same time "the first edition appeared in 1920","it was too late for the morning edition","they issued a limited edition of Bach recordings"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: It would take approximately twenty-four trees that are on average six to eight inches in diameter to produce one ton of newsprint for the Sunday edition of the New York Times
    • Edition A literary work edited and published, as by a certain editor or in a certain manner; as, a good edition of Chaucer; Chalmers' edition of Shakespeare.
    • Edition The whole number of copies of a work printed and published at one time; as, the first edition was soon sold.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: It takes about 63,000 trees to make the newsprint for the average Sunday edition of The New York Times
    • n edition The act of editing.
    • n edition An edited copy or issue of a book or other work; a recension, or annotated reproduction: as, Milman's edition of Gibbon's “Rome”; the Globe edition of Shakspere.
    • n edition A concurrent issue or publication of copies of a book or some similar production; the number of books, etc., of the same kind published together, or without change of form or of contents; a multiplication or reproduction of the same work or series of works: as, a large edition of a book, map, or newspaper; the work has reached a tenth edition; the folio editions of Shakspere's plays.
    • n edition Figuratively, one of several forms or states in which something appears at different times; a copy; an exemplar.
    • edition To edit; publish.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1990, Bill Carson, of Arrington, Tennessee, grew the largest watermelon at 262 pounds that is still on the record books according to the 1998 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records.
    • ns Edition the publication of a book: the number of copies of a book printed at a time
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Quotations

  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord%20Chesterfield
    “Buy good books, and read them; the best books are the commonest, and the last editions are always the best, if the editors are not blockheads.”
  • Harold Wallace Ross
    Harold Wallace Ross
    “Editing is the same as quarreling with writers -- same thing exactly.”
  • George Wald
    George Wald
    “We are the products of editing, rather than of authorship.”
  • Ruth Benedict
    Ruth Benedict
    “No man ever looks at the world with pristine eyes. He sees it edited by a definite set of customs and institutions and ways of thinking.”
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry%20David%20Thoreau
    “To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit it and read it are old women over their tea.”
  • Philip Roth
    Philip%20Roth
    “When you publish a book, it's the world's book. The world edits it.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. editio, fr. edere, to publish; cf. F. édition,. See Edit
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. edĕre, edĭtume, out, dăre, to give.

Usage

In literature:

Second and enlarged Edition.
"Art in Needlework" by Lewis F. Day
A second edition in eight volumes was published in 1714.
"The New Hudson Shakespeare: Julius Caesar" by William Shakespeare
The fourth edition of "The Origin," in 1866, was longer, by fifty pages, than its predecessor.
"Life of Charles Darwin" by G. T. (George Thomas) Bettany
Edited by J. Y. AKERMAN, Esq., Sec.
"Notes and Queries, Number 223, February 4, 1854" by Various
The play contains only seven hundred and thirty-three lines, and some believe it to be a stage edition.
"The Student's Companion to Latin Authors" by George Middleton
If so, oblige me by stating the editions.
"Notes and Queries, Number 192, July 2, 1853" by Various
Wakefield, I believe always regretted that the first edition of Lucretius had not been earlier inspected by him.
"Bibliomania; or Book-Madness" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
Uniform with the Editions of Mr. PRESCOTT'S other Works published by R. BENTLEY.
"A New Illustrated Edition of J. S. Rarey's Art of Taming Horses" by J. S. Rarey
Edited after the original Edition, with a Biographical Introduction by HENRY KINGSLEY, F.R.G.S.
"Lover or Friend" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
Edited, with Introduction, by the Rev.
"The Formation of Christendom, Volume VI" by Thomas W. (Thomas William) Allies
Vicaire's description of this edition tallies with that of Bernhold's and his collaborator's account of the preceding edition.
"Cooking and Dining in Imperial Rome" by Apicius
Selected and Edited, with an Introduction, By EDWIN SIDNEY HARTLAND.
"The Industries of Animals" by Frédéric Houssay
Reprinted from the Author's last Editions.
"The Humors of Falconbridge" by Jonathan F. Kelley
Of his most important edition, that of the Greek text of the New Testament, something will be said farther on.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 7" by Various
The first edition was sold in almost fourteen days; within six months six editions had been called for.
"Literary Byways" by William Andrews
If I were you, I wouldn't talk of "for all time" before the appearance of the second edition.
"Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays" by Various
When two or more editions are mentioned, those used in this collection are distinguished by brackets.
"English and Scottish Ballads, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
Revised Edition, Edited by Thomas Wright, M.A., F.S.A.
"An Alphabetical List of Books Contained in Bohn's Libraries (1892)" by Bohn's Libraries
The best edition of B. is that by James Spedding.
"A Brief Handbook of English Authors" by Oscar Fay Adams
New Edition, uniform with the "Crown" Edition of Dickens's Works.
"'Midst the Wild Carpathians" by Mór Jókai
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In poetry:

My tailor's shears I scorned then;
I strove for something higher:
To edit news--live by the pen--
The pen that shall not tire!
"Pen And Shears" by Morris Rosenfeld
"It came out in a 'Monthly,' or
At least my agent said it did:
Some literary swell, who saw
It, thought it seemed adapted for
The Magazine he edited.
"Phantasmagoria Canto IV ( Hys Nouryture )" by Lewis Carroll
His high descent our heralds trace
From Ossian's famed Fingalian race:
For though their name some part may lack,
Old Fingal spelt it with a Mac;
Which great M'Pherson, with submission,
We hope will add the next edition.
"M'Fingal - Canto I" by John Trumbull

In news:

Found Art Department , RNC Edition.
Corvette ZR1 Centennial Edition video--the burnout as art form .
Directed, edited by Joe Swanberg.
Oct 8, 2012 (Morning Edition) — More Syrian mortar fire hit inside Turkey, and the Turkish military responded each time with artillery fire back into northern Syria.
The SmartDraw 2007 Legal Edition.
In Mother Nature's edition of the TV reality show Survivor, the bdelloid rotifers would probably be the last animals standing.
Produced and edited by Patti Jette Hanley.
The voters of color edition.
THE NEW AMERICANS, edited by Mary Waters and Reed Ueda, 736 pp.
I found the Annual Manual, Collector's Edition to be quite informative.
Bangalore Venkata Raman, one of India's most respected astrologers , died on Sunday, suffering a heart attack as he edited The Astrological Magazine, the monthly publication he founded 62 years ago.
And you thought your schedule-juggling ended with last weekend's conclusion to the 2011 edition of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
5-at-10: Dumb and Dumber edition.
The Quality Toolbox, Second Edition.
ONLINE EDITION FRIDAY MARCH 6, 2009.
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In science:

Zinn-Justin, in Trends in Elementary Particle Physics, edited by H.
General Covariance in Quantum Gravity
Cubero, in Granular Gases, edited by T. P¨oschel and S.
Symmetry-breaking instability in a prototypical driven granular gas
Mezard, in Spin Glasses and Random Fields edited by A.P.
Off equilibrium response function in the one dimensional random field Ising model
Kac, Infinite dimensional Lie algebras, third edition, Cambridge Univ.
$U_q(\hat{\frak{gl}}_{{}_N})$ action on $\hat{\frak{gl}}_{{}_N}$ -modules and quantum toroidal algebras
Tilley, Superfluidity and Superconductivity (Institute of Physics Publishing Bristol and Philadelphia, 1990), Third Edition.
Bose-Einstein condensation and superfluidity of dilute Bose gas in a random potential
Bose-Einstein Condensation (Cambridge University Press, 1995), edited by A.
Bose-Einstein condensation and superfluidity of dilute Bose gas in a random potential
Bose-Einstein Condensation (Cambridge University Press, 1995), edited by A.
Bose-Einstein condensation and superfluidity of dilute Bose gas in a random potential
Stringari, in Bose-Einstein Condensation (Cambridge University Press, 1995), edited by A.
Bose-Einstein condensation and superfluidity of dilute Bose gas in a random potential
Shapir, in Recent Progress in Random magnets, edited by D. H.
Heisenberg model in a random field: phase diagram and tricritical behavior
Rev. E Preprint cond-mat/0107503 G¨otze W 1991 in Liquids, Freezing and the Glass Transition, edited by Hansen J P, Levesque D and Zinn-Justin D (Les Houches, session LI), North Holland: Amsterdam G¨otze W and Sj¨ogren L 1992 Rep.
Structural Relaxation and Mode Coupling in a Simple Liquid: Depolarized Light Scattering in Benzene
Those parts to be edited can be found at the top of the Makefile.
GR@PPA_4b: A Four Bottom Quark Production Event Generator for PP/PPbar Collisions
As an option, users can apply their own definitions of these energy scales, by setting icoup = 6 and/or ifact = 6 and editing the subroutine grcusrsetq.
GR@PPA_4b: A Four Bottom Quark Production Event Generator for PP/PPbar Collisions
Users can try their own definitions by editing the subroutine grcxxxdetc included in the file spxxxdetc.F in subprocess directories, where xxx denotes an ISUB number.
GR@PPA_4b: A Four Bottom Quark Production Event Generator for PP/PPbar Collisions
Goddard, Meromorphic conformal field theory, in Infinite Dimensional Lie Algebras and Groups, Proceedings of the conference held at CIRM, Luminy, edited by Victor G.
Simple vertex operator algebras are nondegenerate
Gravitation: an Introduction to Current Research. edited by L.
Variational Principles in General Relativity
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