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EDEdition
EDEducation
EDEditor
EDUS Department of Education
EDEdit (IBM)
EDEvery Day
EDEmergency Department
EDExecutive Director
EDEngineering Design
EDEngineering Department (US Army, circa 1900)
EDEconomic Development
EDEnvironmental Design
EDEnvironmental Defense
EDExposure Draft
EDEffective Date
EDElectronic Discovery (law)
EDEating Disorder
EDEvil Dead (game)
EDErectile Dysfunction
EDEastern Division
EDEarly Detection
EDEmily Dickinson
EDEdison (conglomerate of power companies)
EDExtra-Low Dispersion (glass)
EDEvent Driven (simulation method)
EDEmotional Disturbance
EDEminent Domain
EDEmotionally Disturbed
EDEnforcement Division
EDEarly Dismissal
EDEffective Dose
EDEngineering Data
EDEmotional Disability
EDEnumeration District
EDEntertainment District
EDEqually Distributed
EDEric Dickerson (ex-NFL player)
EDEngineering Development
EDEternal Darkness (video game)
EDExposure Duration
EDEncyclopedia Dramatica
EDÉcole Doctorale (French: Graduate School)
EDEvolutionary Development
EDExcise Duty
EDExternal Device
EDElectron Diffraction
EDEuropean Directive
EDEn Dergelijke (Dutch: et cetera)
EDEmergency Dispatch
EDEnzymatic Digestion
EDExplosives Detection
EDEarly Deployment
EDEmployment Date
EDElectrical Discharge (metal machining process)
EDElectrodeposited
EDEx Dividend
EDEngine Down (band)
EDError Detecting
EDEquipment Description (Bell System)
EDEctodermal Dysplasias
EDEdge Detector
EDExtensor Digitorum
EDErectile Difficulties
EDExecutive Directive
EDExplosive Diarrhea
EDExploratory Development
EDExplosive Decompression (rapid expansion of gas in elastomeric seals)
EDEmotional Dysregulation
EDExpedited Data
EDEmergency Director
EDEphemeris Data
EDEnhanced Damage (Diablo game)
EDExperiences and Directions (OWL workshop)
EDEuropean Dialogue (human rights group; UK)
EDEstrutura de Dados
EDEnding Delimiter
EDEnterodiol
EDExempt From Duty
EDEnterprise Dynamics (decision support tool)
EDEnergy Delay
EDEdge Density
EDExploitation and Development
EDEnforcement Droid (Robocop)
EDEthyldichloroarsine
EDErase Display
EDExcused from Duty
EDEmergency Decontamination
EDEuclidean Domain
EDError Density
EDExtra-High Density
EDEfficiency Decoration
EDElectronic Deception
EDEmergency Destruction
EDEncephalomyelitis disseminata (multiple sclerosis)
EDenvelope delay (US DoD)
EDEuro Deli (Montreal, QB, Canada restaurant)
EDElectron Domain
EDElbow-Disarticulation (amputation)
EDElectrical Differential
EDElectronic Detention (parole)
EDEye-Protective Device
EDExhaust Damper
EDEar Diameter (corn)
EDExplosives Development
EDEuropean Doctorate in the Social History of Europe and the Mediterranean
EDevaluation directive (US DoD)
EDEnigma Designs
EDExperiment Driver
EDElectrostatic Death (band)
EDEmbryonation Day
EDEffective Date Unit Enters Federal Active Duty
EDEngineer Directives (USACE)
EDExotic Dancing/Dancer
EDElectronic Distancer
EDDefinitive Orbital Element
EDEvolutionary Distinctiveness (scoring system used by Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered (EDGE))
EDElectronics Lock Deck
EDEntner-Doudoroff
EDEarly Death (oncology)
EDEndocrine Disruptor
EDEarly Decision
References in classic literature ?
I'll give him anything if he'll only sell an edition or two,' said Annette.
First edition of works (with omission of Rhetorica, Poetica, and second book of OEconomica), 5 vols.
Now, in 1907, on the occasion of the issue of this edition, I can only add how glad I am that my romance should continue to please so many readers.
For such people especially, the chapters added to this edition will complete "Notre-Dame-de-Paris," if we admit that "Notre-Dame-de-Paris" was worth the trouble of completing.
Still I wish they were not there, and I hope the time will come when the beast-man will be so far subdued and tamed in us that the memory of him in literature shall be left to perish; that what is lewd and ribald in the great poets shall be kept out of such editions as are meant for general reading, and that the pedant-pride which now perpetuates it as an essential part of those poets shall no longer have its way.
In the Preface to the later edition of Sordello, Mr.
had cautiously brought out an edition of fifteen hundred copies, but the first reviews had started a second edition of twice the size through the presses; and ere this was delivered a third edition of five thousand had been ordered.
I have stated in the preface to the first Edition of this work, and in the Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle, that it was in consequence of a wish expressed by Captain Fitz Roy, of having some scientific person on board, accompanied by an offer from him of giving up part of his own accommodations, that I volunteered my services, which received, through the kindness of the hydrographer, Captain Beaufort, the sanction of the Lords of the Admiralty.
It is scarcely the province of an author to refute the arguments of his censors and vindicate his own productions; but I may be allowed to make here a few observations with which I would have prefaced the first edition, had I foreseen the necessity of such precautions against the misapprehensions of those who would read it with a prejudiced mind or be content to judge it by a hasty glance.
To say the truth, as they both operate by friction, it may be doubted whether there is not something analogous between them, of which Mr Freke would do well to enquire, before he publishes the next edition of his book.
A short-frocked edition of Charles also regards them placidly; a perambulator edition is squeaking; a third edition is expected shortly.
His life was prefixed to all the early editions of these fables, and was republished as late as 1727 by Archdeacon Croxall as the introduction to his edition of Aesop.