What is font?


Font nowadays is frequently used synonymously with the term typeface, although they had clearly understood different meanings before the advent of digital typography and desktop publishing.

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Some articles on font:

St. Cyprian's Church, Sneinton - History - Medieval Font
... The font is the oldest item in the church ... of its discovery it was in use as a horse trough the damage on the rim of the font is attributed to contact with the horses’ tack ... The font’s original location is thought to have been Saxondale chapel, which was part of Shelford Priory ...
Font, Switzerland - Education
... In Font about 99 or (37.1%) of the population have completed non-mandatory upper secondary education, and 39 or (14.6%) have completed additional higher education (e. 2010-11 school year, there were a total of 46 students attending 2 classes in Font ... As of 2000, there were 38 students in Font who came from another municipality, while 34 residents attended schools outside the municipality ...
Church Eaton - Church
... the life of Christ, and "the broken and repaired remains of an elaborate early 12th century font, closely related to the font at Bradley," and that at Lilleshall, except that the ... Pevsner also states that these fonts were all made at Gnosall ...
Sass (stylesheet Language) - Nesting
... table.hl { margin 2em 0 td.ln { text-align right } } li { font { family serif weight bold size 1.3em } } Would compile to table.hl { margin 2em 0 } table ...
City Church Of Bremgarten - Font
... Sebastian now stands beside the altar of the early Baroque baptismal font by Gregor Allgelg that before the renovation work in the St ...

More definitions of "font":

  • (noun): A specific size and style of type within a type family.
    Synonyms: fount, typeface, face

Famous quotes containing the word font:

    Le corps, l’amour, la mort, ces trois ne font qu’un.
    Thomas Mann (1875–1955)