Typography terms

Updated: 05/05/2017 by Computer Hope
Printing terms
Number
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A

Accent mark
Acute
Antialiasing
ASCII

B

Back quote
Basefont
BDF
B├ęzier curve
Bitmap font
Bold

C

Case
Character
Character code
Character map
Characters Per Inch
ClearType
CPI

D

Default font
Dingbat

E

EBCDIC
EM
Em space
En space

F

Font
Font editor
Font size

G

Grave
Grave accent

H

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I

Internal font
Italic
ITC

J
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K

Kern

L

Leading
Left quote
Lorem ipsum
Lowercase

M

Monospace

N

Non-printing character

O

Oblique
Open quote
Outline font
Overstrike

P

Pica
Pixel
Point
Proportional spacing
Push

Q

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R

Roman
Roman numeral

S

Sans serif
Scalable font
Serif
Stroke weight
Striketrhough
Subscript
Superscript
Symbol font
System font

T

Text
TrueType
Type
Type 1 font
Type style
Typeface
Typographer
Typography

U

UDF
Underline
Uppercase

V

Veronica

W

Wingdings

X
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Y
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Z

Zapf Dingbats

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