Terminology

[[Indices]] : Terminology

See also [[Style Abbreviations]].

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A
[[Accent Mark]]
[[Aesc]]
[[Agate]]
[[Aldine]]
[[Alphabet]]
[[Amberlith]]
[[Ambigram]]
[[Ampersand]]
[[Analphabetic]]
[[Aperture]]
[[Apostrophe]]
[[Arabesque]]
[[Arm]]
[[Ascender]]
[[Asterisk]]
[[At]]
[[Axis]]


B
[[Ball Terminal]]
[[Bar]]
[[Base]]
[[Baseline]]
[[Bastarda]]
[[Beak]]
[[Bezier Curves]]
[[Bicameral]]
[[Bitmap]]
[[Blackletter]]
[[Bold]]
[[Bouma]]
[[Bowl]]
[[Bracketed]]
[[Branching]]


C
[[Calligraphy]]
[[Cantillation Marks]]
[[Cap Height]]
[[Cap-line]]
[[Case]]
[[Centre Stroke]]
[[Chancery]]
[[Chirography]]
[[Chuffed]]
[[cicero]]
[[Codepage]]
[[Color]]
[[Column]]
[[Contrast]]
[[Counter]]
[[Crossbar]]
[[Cross Stroke]]
[[Cursive]]


D
[[Descender]]
[[Diacritical]]
[[Digital Signature]]
[[Dingbat]]
[[Display Fonts]]
[[Dot]]
[[Dot Leader]]
[[DPI]]
[[Drop Cap]]
[[DSIG]]
[[Ductus]]


E
[[Ear]]
[[Egyptian]]
[[Ellipsis]]
[[Em]]
[[Em Dash]]
[[Em Quad]]
[[Em Space]]
[[En]]
[[En Dash]]
[[En Space]]
[[Encoding]]
[[Eszett]]
[[Ethel]] (or Œthel)
[[Expert Font]]
[[Extender]]
[[Eye]]


F
[[Faux Formatting]]
[[Figures]]
[[Finial]]
[[Fist]]
[[Fit]]
[[Fixation]]
[[Flavor]]
[[Fleuron]]
[[Font]]
[[Fovea]]
[[Fraktur]]
[[Frontal Arithmetic]]


G
[[Garalde]]
[[Ga'ya]]
[[Geometric]]
[[Glyph]]
[[Grotesque]]
[[Gutter]]


H
[[Hairline]]
[[Hanging Figures]]
[[Hedera]]
[[Humanist]]
[[Hyspheria]]


I
[[Ink Wells]]
[[Inline]]
[[Interrobang]]
[[Italic]]


J
[[Junction]]


K
[[Kern]]


L
[[Lachrymal Terminal]]
[[Leading]]
[[Leg]]
[[Legibility]]
[[Letter Spacing]]
[[letterform]]
[[Lettering]]
[[Letterfitting]]
[[Ligature]]
[[Line Spacing]]
[[Lining Figures]]
[[Link]]
[[Logogram]]
[[Logotype]]
[[Lookup]]
[[Loop]]
[[Lowercase]]


M
[[Margin]]
[[Majuscule]]
[[Manicule]]
[[Mean-line]]
[[Meteg]]
[[Mid-Capitals]]
[[Minuscule]]
[[Modulation]]
[[Monolinear]]
[[Monotonic]]
[[Movable Type]]
[[Mutton]]


N
[[Neohumanist]]
[[Nick]]
[[Notan]]
[[Nut]]


O
[[Oblique]]
[[Old-Style Figures]]
[[OpenType]]
[[Optical Size]]
[[Overshoot]]


P
[[Pangram]]
[[Pi Font]]
[[Pica]]
[[Pilcrow]]
[[Point]]
[[Point of maximum stress]]
[[Polytonic]]
[[PostScript]]
[[ppem]]
[[Proportional Figures]]
[[Punch]]


Q
[[Quad]]


R
[[Ragged r]]
[[Ranging Figures]]
[[Rationalist Axis]]
[[Readability]]
[[Role Architecture]]
[[Roman]]
[[Rotunda]]
[[Rubylith]]


S
[[Sans serif]]
[[Saccade]]
[[Script]]
[[Semi-serif]]
[[Serif]]
[[Shoulder]]
[[Sidebearing]]
[[Slab Serif]]
[[Sloped Roman]]
[[Small Capitals]]
[[Sort]]
[[Spine]]
[[Spur]]
[[Stem]]
[[Stroke]]
[[Stress]]
[[Squoosh]]
[[Swash]]


T
[[Tabular Figures]]
[[Tail]]
[[Terminal]]
[[Text Figures]]
[[Text Fonts]]
[[Textura]]
[[Titling Figures]]
[[Tittle]]
[[Triumvirate]]
[[TrueType]]
[[Type]]
[[Type Design]]
[[Type Designer]]
[[Type Technology]]
[[Typeface]]
[[Typographer]]
[[Typography]]
[[Typomaniac]]
[[Typophilism]]
[[Typophiloholic]]
[[Typorati]]


U
[[Uncial]]
[[Unicameral]]
[[Unicase]]
[[Unicode]]
[[Uppercase]]


V
[[Venetian]]
[[Versal]]
[[Vyaz]]


W
[[Weight]]
[[Whiteletter]]
[[Word Shape]]
[[Word Space]]
[[Word Spacing]]


X
[[X-height]]


Y


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