octavo octavo

Definition(s):

  • (n) the size of a book whose pages are made by folding a sheet of paper three times to form eight leaves

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Selling at 50, it is handsomely printed in octavo size, resembling Hound Horn.

News

  1. Report: A-Rod to be suspended, but allowed to play

    Alex Rodríguez de los Yanquis de Nueva York mira la trayectoria de su grand slam en el octavo inning del juego contra los Bravos de Atlanta el martes 12 de junio de 2012. (AP Foto/David Goldman) Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.
    on August 5, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. MLB reportedly threatening A-Rod with lifetime ban

    Alex Rodríguez de los Yanquis de Nueva York mira la trayectoria de su grand slam en el octavo inning del juego contra los Bravos de Atlanta el martes 12 de junio de 2012. (AP Foto/David Goldman) Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.
    on August 1, 2013     Source: Fox News

Word of the Day
untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /