eighteenmo

[ey-teen-moh]Bookbinding.
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noun, plural eight·een·mos, adjective


Nearby words

  1. eight-spot,
  2. eight-track tape,
  3. eightball,
  4. eighteen,
  5. eighteen-wheeler,
  6. eighteenth,
  7. eighteenth amendment,
  8. eightfold,
  9. eightfold path,
  10. eightfold way

Origin of eighteenmo


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Examples from the Web for eighteenmo

  • Other sizes occasionally used are called “sixteenmo” or “sextodecimo,” “eighteenmo” or “octodecimo,” etc.

    The Story of Books|Gertrude Burford Rawlings


British Dictionary definitions for eighteenmo

eighteenmo

noun plural -mos

Also called: octodecimo a book size resulting from folding a sheet of paper into 18 leaves or 36 pagesOften written: 18mo, 18°
a book of this size
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