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folio

[ foh-lee-oh ]
/ 藞fo蕣 li藢o蕣 /
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Definition of folio

noun, plural fo路li路os.
adjective
pertaining to or having the format of a folio: a folio volume.
verb (used with object), fo路li路oed, fo路li路o路ing.
to number each leaf or page of.
Law. to mark each folio in (a pleading or the like) with the proper number.
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Origin of folio

1525鈥35; <Latin foli艒 (originally in phrase in foli艒 in a leaf, sheet), ablative of foliumfolium
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British Dictionary definitions for folio

folio
/ (藞f蓹蕣l瑟蓹蕣) /

noun plural -lios
adjective
relating to or having the format of a folioa folio edition
verb -lios, -lioing or -lioed
(tr) to number the leaves of (a book) consecutively

Word Origin for folio

C16: from Latin phrase in foli艒 in a leaf, from folium leaf
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