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- IPA: /ˈɹɛk.toʊ/
- The front side of a flat object which is to be examined visually, as for reading, such as a sheet or a leaf or a coin or a medal.
- Therefore, (printing) the right-hand page of a book of a script which reads from left to right, usually having an odd page number.
- (law) A writ of right.
- (front side of a flat object): front
The right-hand page of a book
See also 
- dative masculine singular of rēctus
- dative neuter singular of rēctus
- ablative masculine singular of rēctus
- ablative neuter singular of rēctus
- European Portuguese form of reto
Etymology 1 
Borrowed from Latin rectus.
- straight (of a line, etc)
- honest, honorable, upright, righteous, just, fair
- literal (of a meaning)
- (geometry) right (of an angle, etc)
- (anatomy) rectal
Derived terms 
Etymology 2 
Borrowed from Latin rectum.
recto m (plural rectos)