vicesimo-quarto

vicesimo-quarto
   A book or manuscript of the next size smaller than an sextodecimo. Sextodecimo is abbreviated 24mo, sometimes pronounced "twentyfour-mo." The next smaller size is tricesimo-segundo. Also see bookbinding, duodecimo, folio, octavo, quarto, and signature.

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