Typography terms

Updated: 03/06/2020 by Computer Hope
Printing terms
Top 10 typography terms
Uppercase text

Special characters
Block letter
ASCII
Acute
Tab
Word processing
Font size
Uppercase
Formatted text
Font

Number

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A
Antialiasing

Accent mark
Acute
Adobe PageMaker
Alignment
Alphabet
Alphabetic
Alphanumeric
Antialiasing
Ascender
ASCII
ASCII art

B
Bezier

Background
Back quote
Basefont
Baseline
BDF
Bézier curve
Bitmap font
BIU
Block indent
Block letter
Block text
Blur
Body type
Bold
Bullet

C
CPI

Cap
Case
Center
Character
Character code
Character map
Characters Per Inch
ClearType
CPI
Curly quotes

D

Default font
Derived font
Descender
Desktop publishing
Digit
Dingbat
Display face
Downloadable font
Drop cap

E

EBCDIC
Elite
EM
Em space
En space

F

First-line indent
Font
Font conversion
Font editor
Font face
Font family
Font scaling
Font size
Font style
Foreground
Formatted text

G

Grave
Grave accent
Greeking
Gutter

H

Hanging indent
Hyphenation

I

Indent
Internal font
Italic
ITC

J

Justify

K

Kern

L
Placeholder text

Leading
Left align
Left quote
Letter
Lettering
Ligature
Lorem ipsum
Lowercase

M

Margin
Markdown
Markup
Markup language
Monospace

N

Near-typeset quality
Non-printing character

O

Oblique
Open quote
Outline font
Overstrike

P

Pica
Pixel
Placeholder text
Point
Proper case
Proportional spacing
Push

Q

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R

Right align
Roman
Roman numeral

S
Sans Serif font

Sans serif
Scalable font
Screen font
Script font
Serif
Special characters
Striketrhough
Stroke weight
Subscript
Superscript
Symbol font
System font

T
Text

Tab
Text
Text editor
Title case
ToggleCase
TrueType
Type
Type 1 font
Typeface
Typeset
Type size
Type style
Typographer
Typography

U

UDF
Underline
Uppercase

V

Veronica

W

White space
Wingdings
Word
WordArt
Word processing

X

X-height

Y

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Z

Zapf Dingbats

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