• The back side of a flat object which is to be examined visually, as for reading, such as a sheet, leaf, coin or medal;
  • The left-hand page of a book of a script which reads from left to right, usually having an even page number.


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  • From Latin in versō foliō ("on the turned leaf, on the turned page"), the ablative case of the Latin versus from the perfect passive participle of vertō. Compare rēctus.

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