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duodecimo


duodecimo


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Duodecimo  \Du*o*dec"i*mo\,  n.;  pl  {Duodecimos}. 
  A  book  consisting  of  sheets  each  of  which  is  folded  into 
  twelve  leaves;  hence  indicating,  more  or  less  definitely,  a 
  size  of  a  book;  --  usually  written  12mo  or  12[deg]. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Duodecimo  \Du`o*dec"i*mo\,  a.  [L.  in  duodecimo  in  twelfth,  fr 
  duodecimus  twelfth,  fr  duodecim  twelve.  See  {Dozen}.] 
  Having  twelve  leaves  to  a  sheet;  as  a  duodecimo  from  book, 
  leaf,  size,  etc