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quarto

quar·to

quarto

 
pronunciation:
kwawr to
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
inflections: quartos
definition 1: in printing, the size of a page equal to one quarter of a standard whole sheet, or about nine by twelve inches.
definition 2: a book or other publication having pages of this size.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: having pages the size of one-quarter of a standard whole sheet.
a quarto edition
Word Parts
The word quarto contains the following part:
quadr, quart Latin root that means four, fourth