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Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Media Studies.

(typography) An alphabet of any size designed for reproduction, including different weights (e.g. bold), but excluding variations such as italic. Typefaces can be broadly classified by...

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typeface

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 107 words.

A particular design of type that consists of a set of glyphs (or characters) needed for the display of language. The typeface is usually a family of styles and weights that all share a...

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typeface

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Media Studies.

(typography) An alphabet of any size designed for reproduction, including different weights (e.g. bold), but excluding variations such as italic. Typefaces can be broadly classified by...

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typeface (typography)

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 69 words.

An alphabet of any size designed for reproduction, including different weights (e.g. bold), but excluding variations such as italic. Typefaces

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typeface

Suzanne Bell.

in A Dictionary of Forensic Science

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 30 words.

A collection of printed letters with the same pattern; similar to font styles used in word processing and other computer

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typeface

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 61 words.

(*typography) An *alphabet of any size designed for reproduction, including different weights (e.g. bold), but excluding

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typeface

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 129 words.

abase, ace, apace, backspace, base, bass, brace, case, chase, dace, efface, embrace, encase, enchase, enlace, face, grace, interlace,

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typeface

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 127 words.

abase, ace, apace, backspace, base, bass, brace, case, chase, dace, efface, embrace, encase, enchase, enlace, face, grace, interlace,

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typeface

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 181 words.

The entire set of characters, considered for their design or form, intended to be used together repeatedly to produce texts

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typeface personality

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

The dominant connotations of the use of a particular font (which can be inflected by the context). Fonts are commonly regarded by typographers as having certain connotational dimensions,...

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typeface personality

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 132 words.

The dominant *connotations of the use of a particular *font (which can be inflected by the *context

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typeface personality

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 137 words.

The dominant connotations of the use of a particular font (which can be inflected by the context). Fonts are commonly

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Typeface legibility of patient information leaflets intended for community-dwelling seniors

Adriana Chubaty, Cheryl A. Sadowski and Anita G. Carrie.

in Age and Ageing

July 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 4188 words.

Background: there are guidelines available from a number of countries and organisations regarding the design of written information, as appropriate design is essential for...

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The Palaeotypography of the French Renaissance: Selected Papers on Sixteenth-Century Typefaces. By Hendrik D. L. Vervliet. (Library of the Written Word, 6; The Handpress World, 4.)French Renaissance Printing Types: A Conspectus. By Hendrik D. L. Vervliet.

James Mosley.

in The Library

June 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 2208 words.

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display type

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 75 words.

*Typeface(s) used for *display text, which in a particular document may differ from the font used for

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display type

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 75 words.

Typeface(s) used for *display text, which in a particular document may differ from the font used for the

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bold face

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

A heavier form of the standard version of a typeface, having thicker strokes.

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type font

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

A complete set of any one size and style of a particular typeface.

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italic

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 51 words.

1. (italics, italic script, italic type) (*typography) The sloping form of a roman *typeface

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type font

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 15 words.

A complete set of any one size and style of a particular *typeface.

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bold face

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 15 words.

A heavier form of the standard version of a *typeface, having thicker strokes.

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