opisthograph

opisthograph

[uh-pis-thuh-graf, -grahf]
noun
a manuscript, parchment, or book having writing on both sides of the leaves.
Compare anopisthograph.


Origin:
1615–25; < Latin opisthographus < Greek opisthógraphos; see opistho-, -graph

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