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- n. Unpublished literary works.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Unpublished compositions; pieces written but not published.
1885–1890, New Latin, from Latin inēdita, neuter plural of inēditus, from in- ("not") + ēditus (neuter plural ēditā), perfect form of ēdō ("publish, put forth") (as in English edition), from ē ("out") (from ēx) + dō ("give"), all from Proto-Indo-European roots. (Wiktionary)