raster font

noun
the font that is displayed on a computer screen
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when the screen font resembles a printed font a document may look approximately the same on the screen as it will when printed

Syn: ↑screen font
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
Hypernyms: ↑font, ↑fount, ↑typeface, ↑face, ↑case

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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