six•teen•moPronunciation: (siks'tēn'mō), [key]
—n., pl. -mos,
Also called sextodecimo.
a book size (about 4×6 in.; 10×15 cm) determined by printing on sheets folded to form 16 leaves or 32 pages.
a book of this size. Symbol:
printed, folded, or bound in sixteenmo; sextodecimo.
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