twelvemo

noun
twelve·​mo | \ ˈtwelv-(ˌ)mō How to pronounce twelvemo (audio) \
plural twelvemos

Definition of twelvemo

: the size of a piece of paper cut 12 from a sheet also : a book, a page, or paper of this size

First Known Use of twelvemo

1816, in the meaning defined above

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“Twelvemo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/twelvemo. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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