Noun edition has 4 senses
  1. edition - the form in which a text (especially a printed book) is published
    --1 is a kind of
    impression, printing
    --1 has particulars: limited edition; variorum, variorum edition
  2. 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"
    --2 is a kind of
    group, grouping
  3. edition - an issue of a newspaper; "he read it in yesterday's edition of the Times"
    --3 is a kind of
    issue, number
    --3 has particulars: extra
  4. version, variant, variation, edition - something a little different from others of the same type; "an experimental version of the night fighter"; "an emery wheel is a modern variant of the grindstone"; "the boy is a younger edition of his father"
    --4 is a kind of type