anopisthograph

[an-uh-pis-thuh-graf, -grahf]

noun

a manuscript, parchment, or book having writing on only one side of the leaves.

Nearby words

  1. anonymous,
  2. anonymously,
  3. anopheles,
  4. anophthalmia,
  5. anopia,
  6. anoplasty,
  7. anorak,
  8. anorchia,
  9. anorectal,
  10. anorectic

Compare opisthograph.

Origin of anopisthograph

First recorded in 1870–75; an-1 + opisthograph

Related formsan·o·pis·tho·graph·ic, adjectivean·o·pis·tho·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb

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