recto

recto

[rek-toh]
noun, plural rectos. Printing.
a right-hand page of an open book or manuscript; the front of a leaf (opposed to verso ).

Origin:
1815–25; < Late Latin rēctō (foliō) on the right-hand (leaf or page), ablative of Latin rēctus right

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recto (ˈrɛktəʊ)
 
n , pl -tos
1.  the front of a sheet of printed paper
2.  Compare verso the right-hand pages of a book, bearing the odd numbers
 
[C19: from Latin rectus right, in rectō foliō on the right-hand page]

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