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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (piece of paper)
a. sheet
Me quedé sin folios para tomar notas.I ran out of sheets to write notes on.
b. sheet of paper
Disculpa, ¿me das un folio?Excuse me, could you give me a sheet of paper?
2. (sheet measuring 215 mm × 315 mm)
Regionalism used in Spain
a. foolscap paper
Fui a una papelería en México y no tenían folios; solo tenían hojas de tamaño A4.I went to a stationery store in Mexico and they didn't have foolscap paper; they only had A4 sheets.
3. (section of a book or manuscript)
a. folio
Los folios de ese libro antiguo son muy frágiles.The folios of that ancient book are very delicate.
4. (printing)
a. page heading
Tengo que cambiar el folio de este ensayo porque es muy largo.I need to change the page heading on this essay because it's too long.
b. running title
El folio de este documento no tiene el formato adecuado.The running title of this document is not formatted correctly.
5. (serial number)
a. folio
¿Dónde encuentro el folio de este documento?Where can I find the folio of this document?
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (hoja)
a. leaf, sheet
tamaño folio≃ A4-sized
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1 (Tipografía) (gen) folio; (encabezamiento) running title; page heading
al primer folio from the very start; at a glance; en folio in folio; libro en folio folio (book)
2 (hoja) sheet (of paper); [de libro, documento] page
un documento de diez folios a ten-page document
presentaron un informe secreto de 100 folios recogieron quince folios llenos de firmas
3 (also tamaño folio) A4 size
doble folio A3 size; un folio an A4 sheet; folios A4 paper
4 (And) (dádiva) tip; [de bautismo] money given as christening present
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