Meaning of OCTAVO in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ɔkˈteɪvəu ]

n. (pl. -os) 1 a size of book or page given by folding a standard sheet three times to form a quire of eight leaves. 2 a book or sheet of this size. °Abbr.: 8vo. [L in octavo in an eighth f. octavus eighth]

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