Folio - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfoʊlioʊ|  American pronunciation of the word folio
Brit.  |ˈfəʊlɪəʊ|  British pronunciation of the word folio

noun

- the system of numbering pages (syn: pagination, paging)
- a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book) (syn: leaf)
- a book (or manuscript) consisting of large sheets of paper folded in the middle to make two leaves or four pages

the first folio of Shakespeare's plays

Examples

The most usual form of books printed in the 15th century is in folio.

the first folio of Shakespeare's plays

Word forms

noun
singular: folio
plural: folios
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