Meaning of OCTAVO in English


äkˈtā(ˌ)vō, -tä(- noun

( -s )

Etymology: Latin, abl. of octavus eighth — more at octave

: the size of a piece of paper cut eight from a sheet ; also : paper or a page of this size — abbr. 8vo ; symbol 8° ; see book tables

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