[doo-uh-des-uh-moh, dyoo-] /ˌdu əˈdɛs əˌmoʊ, ˌdyu-/
noun, plural duodecimos.
Also called twelvemo. a book size of about 5 × 7½ inches (13 × 19 cm), determined by printing on sheets folded to form 12 leaves or 24 pages. Symbol: 12 mo, 12°.
a book of this size.
in duodecimo; twelvemo.
noun (pl) -mos
Also called twelvemo. a book size resulting from folding a sheet of paper into twelve leaves Often written 12mo, 12°
a book of this size
1650s, from Latin in duodecimo (folded) “in a twelfth” of a sheet, from ablative of duodecimus “twelfth,” from duodecim (see dozen). Often abbreviated 12mo.; a book in which each page is the twelfth part of the printer’s sheet.
[doo-uh-deen-l, dyoo-; doo-od-n-uh l, dyoo-] /ˌdu əˈdin l, ˌdyu-; duˈɒd n əl, dyu-/ adjective 1. of or relating to the . adj. 1817; see duodenum + -al (1).
- Duodenal ampulla
duodenal ampulla n. The dilated portion of the upper part of the duodenum. Also called duodenal cap.
- Duodenal cap
duodenal cap n.
- Duodenal fossa
duodenal fossa n. Any of the peritoneal recesses occurring along the duodenum.