Definition of margin release in English:

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margin release


A device on a typewriter allowing a word to be typed beyond the margin normally set.
Example sentences
  • Make sure the margin release key is fully up and not jammed down.
  • If you want the left margin set to the left of the current margin you will have use the margin release key first.

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Line breaks: mar¦gin re|lease

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