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{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

type style differentiated from modern by the more or less uniform thickness of all strokes and by slanted serifs; time reckoned according to the Julian calendar; noting or descriptive of a font of numerals of which some part extends below the baseline

Usage examples (34)
  • Barns: Nickname for big, old-style movie theaters.
  • Do your kids use those old-style school composition notebooks?
  • "But this old-style life course is crumbling before their eyes."
  • If this isn't old-style nationalization, maybe it needs another name? for more
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