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frak·tur

 (fräk-to͝or′)
n.
A style of black letter formerly used in German manuscripts and printing.

[German, from Latin frāctūra, a breaking (from the curlicues that appear to break up the word); see fracture.]

Fraktur

(German frakˈtuːr)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a style of typeface, formerly used in German typesetting for many printed works
[German, from Latin fractūra a breaking, fracture; from the curlicues that seem to interrupt the continuous line of a word]

Frak•tur

(frɑkˈtur)

n.
1. German black-letter text type.
2. (often l.c.) a stylized, highly decorative watercolor or calligraphic technique in the Pennsylvania-German tradition.
[1900–05, Amer.; < German < Latin frāctūra action of breaking (in reference to the curlicues that broke up the continuous line of a word). See fracture]
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Transcriptions of the prefatory material do not distinguish between latin and Fraktur fonts in the original, as the editors do in volume 8.
Bizim olgumuzda, odontomun buyuklugu konservatif bir tedavi yontemi icin olmasiyla beraber hem olasi bir fraktur onlemis hem de MMF'nin dezavantajlarini ortadan kaldirilmistir.
Ausserdem vermengt er hier die hermeneutische Komponente mit der materiellen Seite, denn altere Gedichte sind ja meist in Fraktur gedruckt oder in alterer Sprachform geschrieben (Mittelhochdeutsch, Barock etc.
Jadette Laliberte (1987) identified several typefaces as having particular nationalist identities: Fraktur is German, Garamond is French, Bodoni is Italian, and Caslon is English (Figure 7).
BT'de, akut intra- ve ekstraaksiyel hemorajiler, parankimal kontuzyon, difuz aksonal zedelenme ve deplase-cokme tipinde fraktur travmatik beyin hasari bulgulari olarak tanimlandi.
Kemik zedelenmesi, osteokondral fraktur, kondral hasarlanma dislokasyonun siddetine gore gelisebilen diger patolojilerdir.
German Fraktur is problematical both because of overlapping ascenders (b, d, f, h, et al.
Solda premaksiller ve preseptal yumusak doku kalinlasmasi, nazal kemikte parcali frakturler, sol orbita tabaninda lineer fraktur hatti izlendi.
Yapilan calismalarda depresyonun pre ve post menapozal kadinlarda artmis fraktur riskiyle iliskili oldugu gosterilirken erkeklerde bu iliski kurulmamistir (18).
Furthermore, the typeface in which Jim Burden's memories are set is not the simple one of the Houghton Mifflin edition but rather Fraktur, with its heavy flourishes.
ABBYY has a long experience in developing OCR software, particularly for libraries and universities in Europe that often have the added challenge of dealing with old texts and historic fonts, such as Fraktur and Gothic.
Yapilan bazi calismalarda kortikal kemikte gorulen kemik yogunluk kaybi sonucu fraktur riskinin arttigi gosterilmistir (9).