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In page layout, lines of descriptive text positioned under a graphic or photograph.
In a page layout, a heading smaller and of lesser importance than a headline.
In a layout, a main heading above a block of text.
The organization of elements according to importance. In typography, hierarchy is achieved by placement, size, color or style.
In a layout, a defined block of space that contains type or image. Columns are bordered by margins.
The term for two facing pages.
Lines of type which are spaced to align along both a left and a right margin, creating a block.
Lines of type which are aligned along a central axis.
Lines of type which align to right margin and are ragged on the left.
Lines of type which are aligned to a left margin and ragged on the right.
Lines of type which do not appear to follow a strict justified or right, left or centered alignment.
The path of a viewer's eye.
White space which frames the elements in a page layout.
How easily words and blocks of words can be read.
The complete name of a type family member, typically containing the name of the publisher, family, weight, posture and width.