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"edition" in British English

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editionnoun [C]

uk   /ɪˈdɪʃ.ən/ us   /ɪˈdɪʃ.ən/
B2 a particular form in which a book, magazine, or newspaper is published: the paperback/hardback edition of the dictionary The regional editions of the paper contain specific information for that area.
a single broadcast of a series of radio or television programmes: This morning's edition of 'Women's Hour' is at the earlier time of a quarter to ten.
the total number of copies of a particular book, newspaper, etc. that are published at the same time: She collects first editions of 19th-century authors.
US one of a series of repeated events: The 77th edition of the Indianapolis 500 was held before an estimated 450,000 fans.

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(Definition of edition from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"edition" in American English

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editionnoun [C]

us   /ɪˈdɪʃ·ən/
writing a particular form in which a book, magazine, or newspaper is published, or the total number of copies of a book, magazine, or newspaper that are published at the same time: a regional edition of a newspaper The book comes in both paperback and hardback editions.
(Definition of edition from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"edition" in Business English

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editionnoun [C]

uk   /ɪˈdɪʃən/ us  
COMMUNICATIONS a newspaper, magazine, or book published in a particular form or on a particular date: today's/yesterday's/this week's, etc. edition The piece was published in yesterday's edition of the Financial Times. the current/latest edition a paperback/online/print edition
(Definition of edition from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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