word division

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Noun1.word division - division of a word especially at the end of a line on a page
division - the act or process of dividing
orthography, writing system - a method of representing the sounds of a language by written or printed symbols
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Chapter 1, entitled "The school of close spacing," begins with a discussion of letter, word, and line spacing, with warnings to the practitioner about hazardous default settings in the hyphenation and justification dialog boxes, and arguments for etymological versus phonetic word division.
He covers errors in keyboarding, word division, capitalization, abbreviation, number expression and punctuation, and formatting errors for a variety of documents.
But by mistaken word division the word became umble.
I have followed the lead of previous translators in cutting up the lines and modifying the word division and punctuation in the original language to fit the particular translation.
117, first bar) and an incorrect word division that changes the meaning of the word--the first word on page 118 should be divided as hat-e-klu-sen--and alters its rhythm: when a consonantal stop is followed by 1 or r in Greek (as with the preceding kl), the syllable to the left of it, if it has a short vowel, may be performed as either long or short.
The editorial changes introduced by Hanham concern mainly capitalization, punctuation, abbreviations, superscripts, and word division.
Ikegami also preserves end-line word division and curiously prints both unexpanded and expanded abbreviated words, as if they were the same word (though her 1990 Japanese edition separated them), thus producing such idiosyncratic forms as `wt(with)', `husbod(husbond)', among many.
This text carefully preserves Stuart's spelling, word division, and punctuation in order, Steen argues, to preserve her voice: "in early modern England, an oral culture was in the process of becoming a print culture, and because spelling and punctuation were not yet fully fixed, they were especially reflective of the writer's internal voice" (108).
OTCBB:SWKE) announces that selected CD's from its spoken word division will be marketed by Columbia House under SoundWorks new long-term agreement with Columbia House.