fixed-width font


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fixed-width font - a typeface is which each character is given the same width (as by a typewriter)fixed-width font - a typeface is which each character is given the same width (as by a typewriter)
font, fount, typeface, face, case - a specific size and style of type within a type family
proportional font - any font whose different characters have different widths
References in periodicals archive ?
Johnson, one of the authors, told Douglas that the fixed-width font was standard for eye-tracking tests, and the benefits of two-spacing should carry over to any modern font.
Tip--Be sure to convert all the text in your resume to 10-point Courier or another suitable fixed-width font. Fonts like Helvetica or Anal have different widths for different characters and should be avoided.
This is a fixed-width font. Your resume may appear difficult to read when put into a text-only format.