twenty-fourmo

noun
twen·​ty-four·​mo | \ ˌtwen-tē-ˈfȯr-(ˌ)mō How to pronounce twenty-fourmo (audio) , ˌtwən- \
plural twenty-fourmos

Definition of twenty-fourmo

: the size of a piece of paper cut 24 from a sheet also : a book, a page, or paper of this size

First Known Use of twenty-fourmo

circa 1841, in the meaning defined above

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“Twenty-fourmo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/twenty-fourmo. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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