Definition of typeface in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtīpˌfās/


A particular design of type.
Example sentences
  • Some years after that, I was involved in the design of a typeface for displaying text on television screens.
  • It could mean better on-screen reading of newspaper Web sites, if different typefaces are designed specifically for electronic editions.
  • They should use a typeface designed specifically for screen display like Arial, Geneva, Verdana, or Georgia.

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Syllabification: type·face

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