Vigesimo-quarto
Vigesimo-quarto Vi*ges"i*mo-quar"to, n.; pl. {-tos}. A book composed of sheets each of which is folded into twenty-four leaves; hence, indicating more or less definitely a size of book so made; -- usually written 24mo, or 24[deg]. [1913 Webster]

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  • Vigesimo-quarto — Vi*ges i*mo quar to, a. [L. vigesimus quartus twenty fourth. Cf. {Duodecimo}.] Having twenty four leaves to a sheet; as, a vigesimo quarto form, book, leaf, size, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vigesimo-quarto — /vaɪˌdʒɛsəmoʊ ˈkwɔtoʊ/ (say vuy.jesuhmoh kwawtoh) Bookbinding –noun (plural vigesimo quartos) 1. a volume printed from sheets folded to form 24 leaves or 48 pages. Abbrev.: 24mo or 24° –adjective 2. in vigesimo quarto. Also, twenty fourmo. {Latin …   Australian English dictionary

  • vigesimo-quarto — /vuy jes euh moh kwawr toh/, n., pl. vigesimo quartos, adj. Bookbinding. twenty fourmo. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • vigesimo-quarto — vi·ges·i·mo quarto …   English syllables

  • vigesimo-quarto — …   Useful english dictionary

  • vicesimo-quarto — variant of vigesimo quarto …   Useful english dictionary

  • -tos — Vigesimo quarto Vi*ges i*mo quar to, n.; pl. { tos}. A book composed of sheets each of which is folded into twenty four leaves; hence, indicating more or less definitely a size of book so made; usually written 24mo, or 24[deg]. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • twenty-fourmo — /twɛnti ˈfɔmoʊ/ (say twentee fawmoh) noun (plural twenty fourmos) 1. → vigesimo quarto (def. 1). –adjective 2. → vigesimo quarto (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • — Das Buchformat gibt an, wie viele Blätter ein Buchdrucker aus einem Bogen Papier erstellen kann, dem traditionell die Maße eines römischen Pergamentbogens zugrunde liegen. Faltet man einen Pergamentbogen ein erstes Mal, so erhält man das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Oktave (Buchformat) — Das Buchformat gibt an, wie viele Blätter ein Buchdrucker aus einem Bogen Papier erstellen kann, dem traditionell die Maße eines römischen Pergamentbogens zugrunde liegen. Faltet man einen Pergamentbogen ein erstes Mal, so erhält man das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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