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Abbr. bf Type with thick heavy lines.
Typeset or printed in thick heavy type.
tr.v. bold·faced, bold·fac·ing, bold·fac·es
1. To mark (copy) for printing in this type.
2. To set or print in this type.
type or print that has thick, heavy lines, used for emphasis, headings, etc. This is a sample of boldface.