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(Computer Science) computing a font type in which the width of letters and symbols varies depending on the letter or symbol
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|Noun||1.||proportional font - any font whose different characters have different widths|
Bodoni font, modern font, Bodoni, modern - a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes
old style, old style font - a typeface (based on an 18th century design) distinguished by irregularity and slanted ascender serifs and little contrast between light and heavy strokes
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