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 for Folio post
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Folio \Fol"io\, n.; pl. Folios. [Ablative of L. folium leaf.
     See 4th Foil.]
     1. A leaf of a book or manuscript.
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     2. A sheet of paper once folded.
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     3. A book made of sheets of paper each folded once (four
        pages to the sheet); hence, a book of the largest kind.
        See Note under Paper.
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     4. (Print.) The page number. The even folios are on the
        left-hand pages and the odd folios on the right-hand.
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     5. A page of a book; (Bookkeeping) a page in an account book;
        sometimes, two opposite pages bearing the same serial
        number.
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     6. (Law) A leaf containing a certain number of words, hence,
        a certain number of words in a writing, as in England, in
        law proceedings 72, and in chancery, 90; in New York, 100
        words.
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     Folio post, a flat writing paper, usually 17 by 24 inches.
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