carriage return


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Related to carriage return: line feed
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Noun1.carriage return - the operation that prepares for the next character to be printed or displayed as the first character on a line
printing operation - an operation that controls the printing or display of information
Translations

carriage return

n (on typewriter) → leva (or tasto) del ritorno a capo
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The musicians were superb; the percussionists used woodblock and ratchet to imitate the typing and carriage return sounds.
Studies show that while the number of carriage return areas has increased, harried shoppers don't always comply.
1906: Robert Turner announced the invention of the automatic carriage return on typewriters.
html (note: there is no carriage return or space between the two lines above).