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  • Left sidebearing | Definition and Translations

    The distance between the left side of the glyph’s width and the left side of the visual glyph design. If the glyph design exceeds the width of the glyph, the sidebearing values can also be negative.

     

    German: Vorbreite [bei rechtsläufigen Schriften]
    Spanish: Entorno izquierdo, prosa izquierda
    Turkish: sol yatak (SOY)

    Related Term(s): Right sidebearing


    Ralf Herrmann By Ralf Herrmann ()
    Contributors: Fernando Díaz Juanjo Lopez tipografi



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