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 +<< [[contents:​index| Dictionary Index]] << [[contents:​q|Definitions under Q]]
 +====== Quire ======
 +A Quire of paper, for all usual purposes, consists of twenty-four sheets, but for newspapers a Quire consists of twenty-five sheets, and a ream of twenty Quires makes 500 sheets. This is done, I believe, for the convenience of the Stamp Office. — //See// [[p:​paper|Paper]]. ​