Complete Definition of "duodecimo"

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English

Etymology
L. ablative of duodecimus 'twelfth'

Noun
en-noun

  1. A size of paper, so called because it is originally made by folding and cutting a single sheet from a printing press into 12 leaves; (5 by 7¾ inches): 6.5 to 7.5 inches high, approximately 4.5 inches wide.
  2. A page of that size; hence, a whole booklet having pages of this size

Synonyms
twelvemo
12mo (abbreviation)

Translations
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Dutch: duodecimo n
French: in-duodecimo, in-douze, in-12°


Dutch

Etymology
L. ablative of duodecimus 'twelfth'

Noun
en-noun n

  1. A size of paper, so called because it is originally made by folding and cutting a single sheet from a printing press into 12 leaves; (5 by 7¾ inches): 6.5 to 7.5 inches high, approximately 4.5 inches wide.
  2. A page of that size; hence, a whole book having pages of this size

Latin

Adjective
ablative of the ordinal duodecimus 'twelfth'

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