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Old Style 1

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(abbreviation: OS)

noun

[mass noun]
The method of calculating dates using the Julian calendar.
Example sentences
  • The armed insurrection in Petrograd (formerly St Petersburg), the beginning of the ‘Great October Socialist Revolution’, began on 24 October, Old Style, or 6 November.

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old style 2 Syllabification: old style

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noun

1A style that is no longer current, common, or fashionable: the old style of gabled manor
1.1 Printing An early style of type characterized by strokes of relatively equal thickness and the use of serifs, often slanted.

adjective

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Denoting or according to a style that is no longer current: old-style farmers urban centers of old-style manufacturing

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