from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Unpublished literary works.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  • Unpublished compositions; pieces written but not published.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),[1][2] from ē ("out") (from ēx) +  ("give"), all from Proto-Indo-European roots. (Wiktionary)


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