Definition of typeface in English:


Syllabification: type·face
Pronunciation: /ˈtīpˌfās


  • A particular design of type.
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    • 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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