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  • adj. Having sixteen leaves to a sheet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having sixteen leaves to a sheet.
  • n. A book consisting of sheets, each of which is folded into sixteen leaves; hence, indicating, more or less definitely, a size of book; -- usually written 16mo or 16°.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See sextodecimo.


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