[ey-teen-moh] /ˈeɪˈtin moʊ/ Bookbinding.
noun, plural eighteenmos, adjective
noun (pl) -mos
Also called octodecimo. a book size resulting from folding a sheet of paper into 18 leaves or 36 pages Often written 18mo, 18°
a book of this size
[ey-teenth] /ˈeɪˈtinθ/ adjective 1. next after the seventeenth; being the ordinal number for 18. 2. being one of 18 equal parts. noun 3. an eighteenth part, especially of one (1/18). 4. the eighteenth member of a series. /ˈeɪˈtiːnθ/ adjective 1. (usually prenominal) noun 2. 3. the fraction that is equal to one divided by 18 […]
noun 1. an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1918, prohibiting the manufacture, sale, or transportation of alcoholic beverages for consumption: repealed in 1933.
[ey-teen-hwee-ler, -wee-] /ˈeɪ tinˈʰwi lər, -ˈwi-/ noun 1. a large tractor-trailer, usually having ten wheels on the cab and eight on the trailer. noun phrase A semitrailer truck; cab and trailer: The driver of the eighteen-wheeler to my left was wearing the uniform of the West Virginia Highway Patrol (1970s+ Citizens band)
[eyt] /eɪt/ noun 1. a cardinal number, seven plus one. 2. a symbol for this number, as 8 or VIII. 3. a set of this many persons or things, as the crew of an eight-oared racing shell. 4. a playing card the face of which bears eight pips. 5. Informal. adjective 6. amounting to eight […]