A set of characters (letters, numbers, punctuation marks, and symbols) which follow a particular style, i.e. they have a specific typeface and weight, e.g. Times New Roman Bold. Now used interchangeably with the term typeface in desktop publishing. Derived from the word 'found,' as in 'type foundry'.
One of a range of styles/typefaces in which lettering can be produced during the type setting stage, e.g. Times New Roman, 10pt.
A specific size and style of printer's type.
A receptacle for water, used for baptism. Found on http://www.pitt.edu/~medart/menuglossary/INDEX.HTM
a container, genarally of stone, which contained holy water for baptism. Usually located near the west door, sometimes the fonts had elaborately carved wooden canopies.Found on http://www.britainexpress.com/History/medieval/church-glossary.htm
A style of text used in printing or in a word processing program.
Example: Arial is a popular font for web pages, because it is easy to read on a screen.
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All size of one variant of a typeface produced by a particular manufacturer.
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- a specific size and style of type within a type familyFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=font
Character set from a font family.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20441
The style of lettering.
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A specific instance of a typeface. For example, 'Times 12pt Bold'.
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A Character or symbol Typeface. Great care must be taken in using general purpose fonts in PCB designs because photoplotting machine may use 'similar' fonts that cause electrical shorts or printed text filling holes with ink. Vutrax avoids these problems by evaluating fonts in the design file, or using it's own strictly defined fonts
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A set of characters having the same typeface and characteristics such as size, spacing and italic.
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Also known as a typeface. A particular design of text that vary in their size and legibility.Found on http://www.amigahistory.co.uk/f.html
Complete set of printed or display characters of the same typeface, size, and style (bold, italic, underlined, and so on). Fonts used in computer setting are of two main types: bit-mapped and...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
A large trough used for baptism into a religious community. These are often highly elaborate and may have a carved cover for when not in use. They may be made out of Frosterley marble. These were buried in some rituals when they went out of use. One was found at West Chevington, (Northumberland), chapel excavations.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20766
A complete assortment of a size and face of type, including letters, punctuation, numerals and ligatures. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829
A receptacle for water that is used for baptism. Inside late medieval Armenian churches it is normally located within a niche set into the north wall, close to its eastern end.
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Container used for the consecrated water used in baptism
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The place in the church where babies and others are baptised.Found on http://www.stpeter.dircon.co.uk/pages/glossary/glossaryf.htm
[ French fonte
, from fondre
to melt or cast. See Found
to cast, and confer Fount
a font.] (Print.)
A complete assortment of printing type of one size, including a due proportion of all the letters in the alphabet, large and small, points, accents, and whate...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/F/55
[ Anglo-Saxon font
, from Latin fons
, spring, fountain; confer Old French font
, French fonts
, fonts baptismaux
, plural See Fount
A fountain; a spring; a source. « Bathing foreve...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/F/55
a specific size and style of type within a type familyFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=font
• (n.) A fountain; a spring; a source. • (n.) A basin or stone vessel in which water is contained for baptizing. • (n.) A complete assortment of printing type of one size, including a due proportion of all the letters in the alphabet, large and small, points, accents, and whatever else is necessary for printing with that variety of t...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/font/
(from the article `computerized typesetting`) The computer must be programmed carefully for optimal word spacing and correct hyphenation. Older typesetters have a photounit with an optical type ... Italian printer who designed several modern typefaces, one of which bears his name and is in common use today.The font, which constitutes a ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/f/43
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