noun, plural sixteenmos.
Also called sextodecimo. a book size (about 4×6 in.; 10×15 cm) determined by printing on sheets folded to form 16 leaves or 32 pages.
a book of this size. Symbol: 16mo, 16°.
printed, folded, or bound in sixteenmo; sextodecimo.
noun (pl) -mos
Also called sextodecimo. a book size resulting from folding a sheet of paper into 16 leaves or 32 pages, each one sixteenth the size of the sheet Often written 16mo, 16°
a book of this size
[siks-teen-pen-ee] /ˈsɪksˈtinˌpɛn i/ adjective 1. noting a nail 3½ inches (9 cm) long. Symbol: 16d.
adjective 1. next after the fifteenth; being the ordinal number for 16. 2. being one of 16 equal parts. noun 3. a sixteenth part, especially of one (1/16). 4. the sixteenth member of a series. 5. Music. sixteenth note. adjective 1. (usually prenominal) coming after the fifteenth in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc; […]
noun 1. an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1913, authorizing Congress to levy a tax on incomes.
noun, Music. 1. a note having one sixteenth of the time value of a whole note; semiquaver. sixteenth note noun 1. (US & Canadian, music) a note having the time value of one-sixteenth of a semibreve Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) semiquaver