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  • Right sidebearing | Definition and Translations

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


    German: Nachbreite [bei rechtsläufigen Schriften]
    Spanish: Entorno derecho, prosa derecha
    Turkish: sağ yatak (SAY)

    Related Term(s): Left sidebearing

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

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