Origin: Ablative of L. Folium leaf. See 4th Foil. ... 1. A leaf of a book or manuscript. ... 2. A sheet of paper once folded. ... 3. A book made of sheets of paper each folded once (four pages to the sheet); hence, a book of the largest kind. See Note under Paper. ... 4. The page number. The even fo...
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noun a book (or manuscript) consisting of large sheets of paper folded in the middle to make two leaves or four pages; `the first folio of Shakespeare`s plays`
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• (n.) A sheet of paper once folded. • (n.) A leaf of a book or manuscript. • (n.) A leaf containing a certain number of words, hence, a certain number of words in a writing, as in England, in law proceedings 72, and in chancery, 90; in New York, 100 words. • (n.) The page number...
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- the system of numbering pages
- a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book)
- a book (or manuscript) consisting of large sheets of paper folded in the middle to make two leaves or four pages
in traditional legal practice, a unit of quantity for the words in a legal document. In the U.S., a folio is 100 words; in Britain it is 72 or 90 words, depending on the type of document. In the days before mechanical copying, clerks were paid by the folio to copy legal documents. The word is from t...
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Page number as it appears on a printed page.
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Folio is a sheet of paper folded once to make two leaves of a book or manuscript, and hence the term is given to paper of a large size used for this purpose.
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[typeface] Folio is a realist sans-serif typeface designed by Konrad Bauer and Walter Baum in 1957 for the Bauersche Gießerei (in English: Bauer foundry). Bauer licensed the design to Founderie Typographique Francaise for sale in France under the name Caravelle. Like Helvetica and Univers, ...
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[printing] A folio (abbreviated fo or 2°) is a book or pamphlet made up of one or more full sheets of paper, on each of which four pages of text are printed, two on each side; each sheet is then folded once to produce two leaves. Each leaf of a folio book thus is one half the size of the or...
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[magazine] Folio is a literary magazine founded in 1984 and based at American University in Washington, D.C. It publishes fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction twice each year. Folio is also known for interviews with prominent writers, most recently Ann Beattie, Alice Fulton, Leslie Piet...
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1) An edition of shakespeare's plays 2) Big book 3) Book leaf 4) Book part 5) Book size 6) Book's page number 7) Coffee-table book 8) Description of the size of a book
Found op about 15 inches high 9) Folded manuscript sheet 10) Four-pag
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