letter-size

letter-size
letter-size UK US adjective [before noun] (US
COMMUNICATIONS, WORKPLACE, MEASURES used to describe paper that measures 8½ inches by 11 inches (= 21.59 cm by 27.94 cm), the standard size of office paper in the US: »

I reformatted my document to print it on letter-size paper.

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The calendars will be printed on US letter paper.

Compare A4(Cf. ↑A4)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • letter-size — adj AmE letter size paper is 8½ ↑inches wide and 11 inches long …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • letter-size — /let euhr suyz /, adj. 1. (of paper) measuring approximately 81/2 × 11 in. (22 × 28 cm). 2. (of office supplies and equipment) made for holding letter size sheets of paper. Cf. legal size. * * * ˈletter size 7 [letter size] ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • letter-size — let′ter size adj. 1) pri (of paper) measuring approximately 8½x 11 in. (22 x 28 cm) 2) (of office supplies and equipment) made for holding letter size sheets of paper Compare legal size 2) …   From formal English to slang

  • letter-size — /let euhr suyz /, adj. 1. (of paper) measuring approximately 81/2 × 11 in. (22 × 28 cm). 2. (of office supplies and equipment) made for holding letter size sheets of paper. Cf. legal size. * * * …   Universalium

  • letter-size — also letter adjective AmE paper that is letter size is 8? inches inch 1 (1) wide and 11 inches long …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • letter-size mail — A mail processing category of mailpieces, including cards, that do not exceed any of the dimensions for letter size mail (that is, 11 1/2 inches long, 6 1/8 inches high, 1/4 inch thick) …   Glossary of postal terms

  • Letter size — Формат 25,4x40,6 см …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Letter-size copy — Оригинал формата 21,6x27,9 см …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • letter — let‧ter [ˈletə ǁ ər] noun [countable] 1. a written or printed message that is usually put in an envelope and sent by mail: • Please sign the letter and mail it back within two weeks. alloˈcation ˌletter also alˈlotment ˌletter FINANCE a letter… …   Financial and business terms

  • Letter — and similar can mean: *Letter (alphabet), a grapheme, part of an alphabet, abjad, abugida, or syllabary *Letter (message), correspondence, a written message *Letter (paper size), the letter size paper * Letters can also mean literature, as in… …   Wikipedia

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