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paginal

Line breaks: pa|ginal
Pronunciation: /ˈpadʒɪn(ə)l
 
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Definition of paginal in English:

adjective

Relating to the pages of a book or periodical.
Example sentences
  • An object of the present invention is to provide a printing method which makes it possible to print a paginal publication by applying a plurality of lithographic printing plates in the revolving direction of the cylinder.
  • I have also substituted, in the case of the Epigrams and Gnomic Verses, a more convenient classified arrangement of these pieces in place of the strictly paginal sequence of the earlier edition.

Origin

mid 17th century: from late Latin paginalis, from pagina (see page1).

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