aldine

noun al·dine \ˈal-ˌdēn\

Definition of aldine

plural

-s

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Origin and Etymology of aldine

International Scientific Vocabulary ald- + -ine


First Known Use: 1874


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Aldine

adjective Al·dine \ˈȯl-ˌdīn, -ˌdēn sometimes ˈal-\

Definition of Aldine

  1. :  printed or published by Aldus Manutius of Venice or his family in the 16th century who produced fine editions of chiefly Greek, Latin, and Italian classics, each book usually bearing an anchor and dolphin emblem an Aldine book an Aldine edition

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Origin and Etymology of aldine

Italian aldino, from Aldo Manuzio or Manucci (Aldus Manutius) †1515 Italian printer and scholar + Italian -ino -ine


First Known Use: 1704


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Aldine

noun Al·dine \ˈȯl-ˌdīn, -ˌdēn sometimes ˈal-\

Definition of Aldine

plural

-s

  1. :  an Aldine book or edition

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1796

First Known Use of aldine

1796


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