C5 Notes.docx - Key Term English cursive A generic value for the CSS font-family property Cursive fonts are designed to resemble handwriting Most

C5 Notes.docx - Key Term English cursive A generic value...

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Key Term English cursive A generic value for the CSS font-family property. Cursive fonts are designed to resemble handwriting. Most browsers do not support this font family. em unit In CSS, a unit equal to the font size of an element. ex unit In CSS, a unit equal to the height of the lowercase letter x in any given font. fantasy A generic value for the CSS font-family property. Fantasy fonts are primarily decorative. Most browsers do not support this font family. font A typeface in a particular size, such as Times Roman 24 point. font property In CSS, a shortcut that lets you specify the most common font properties in a single statement. kerning The white space between characters. leading The white space between lines of text. monospace A generic value for the CSS font-family property. Monospace fonts are fixed-width fonts. Every letter has the same horizontal width. sans-serif A generic value for the
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CSS font-family property. Sans-serif fonts have no serifs. The most common sans-serif fonts are Helvetica and Arial. serif A generic value for the CSS font-family property. Serif is the traditional printing letter form, with strokes (or serifs) that finish the top and bottom of the letter. The most common serif fonts on the web are Times and Times Roman. text property A CSS property that lets you adjust the spacing around and within your text. typeface The name of a type family, such as Times Roman or Futura Condensed.x-heightThe height of the letter x in a particular font. What is typography and, by extension, typographic design? To use the
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