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  • Straight matter | Definition and Translations

    Straight matter (sometimes also running-on matter, common matter, ordinary matter or plain matter) describes body text as distinguished from display type, tables and so on.


    Dutch: plat zetsel
    French: composition courante
    German: glatter Satz
    Italian: composizione corrente
    Spanish: forma corriente

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