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eighteenmo

[ey-teen-moh] /ˈeɪˈtin moʊ/ Bookbinding.
noun, plural eighteenmos, adjective
Origin of eighteenmo
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  • Other sizes occasionally used are called “sixteenmo” or “sextodecimo,” “eighteenmo” or “octodecimo,” etc.

    The Story of Books Gertrude Burford Rawlings
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eighteenmo

/ˈeɪˈtiːnməʊ/
noun (pl) -mos
1.
Also called octodecimo. a book size resulting from folding a sheet of paper into 18 leaves or 36 pages Often written 18mo, 18°
2.
a book of this size
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