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Quarto

Quarto Meaning & Definition
Quarto Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Quarto?

[n] the size of a book whose pages are made by folding a sheet of paper twice to form four leaves

Synonyms | Synonyms for Quarto: 4to

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Quarto In Webster's Dictionary

\Quar"to\, a. [L. in quarto in fourth, from quartus the fourth: cf. F. (in) quarto. See {Quart}.] Having four leaves to the sheet; of the form or size of a quarto.
\Quar"to\, n.; pl. {Quartos}. Originally, a book of the size of the fourth of sheet of printing paper; a size leaves; in present usage, a book of a square or nearly square form, and usually of large size.

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