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n. pl. rec·tos
A right-hand page of a book or the front side of a leaf, on the other side of the verso.

[From Latin (foliō) rēctō, (the leaf) being right, ablative of rēctus, straight, right; see reg- in Indo-European roots.]


n, pl -tos
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the front of a sheet of printed paper
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the right-hand pages of a book, bearing the odd numbers. Compare verso1b
[C19: from Latin rectus right, in rectō foliō on the right-hand page]


(ˈrɛk toʊ)

n., pl. -tos.
a right-hand page of an open book or manuscript; the front of a leaf (opposed to verso).
[1815–25; < Late Latin rēctō (foliō) on the right-hand (leaf or page), abl. of Latin rēctus right]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.recto - right-hand page
page - one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains
verso - left-hand page
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Recto in his speech urges the water community to contribute to the society, stating, "Let us have more meetings like this, more expositions like this, and more advocates for clean water like us to pressure our government that when it comes to the basic human right of access to clean water, it cannot wash its hands of this responsibility.
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Philippine energy officials sought to downplay the issue of territorial dispute with China in offering to investors the so-called Area 7 in Reed Bank -- or Recto Bank as it is known in the Philippines.
Recto Esmeralda, 59, defaulted on the Dhs80,000 loan, which he took out to pay for an operation for a friend's mother, in 1999 after he was made redundant.
The dual-language text privileges the Gaelic by featuring it on the right-hand or recto side.
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