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text edition

noun
1.
a special edition of a book for distribution to schools or colleges, subject to a special rate of discount, sometimes without a dust jacket (distinguished from trade edition).
Also called school edition.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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  • Although this only increased the hostility in the philosophical community, the day was saved for the pure-text edition.
  • The critical edition is a text edition, not a manuscript edition.

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