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opisthograph

[uh-pis-thuh-graf, -grahf] /əˈpɪs θəˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/
noun
1.
a manuscript, parchment, or book having writing on both sides of the leaves.
Compare anopisthograph.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; < Latin opisthographus < Greek opisthógraphos; see opistho-, -graph
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