height to paper
Date: 1771 the height of printing type standardized at 0.9186 inch (2.333 centimeters) in English-speaking countries

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • height to paper — the height of printing type measured from foot to face and standardized at 0.9186 inch in English speaking countries called also type height * * * height to paper noun (printing) The standard height of type, blocks, etc from foot to face (approx… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • height-to-paper — height′ to pa′per n. pri the standard height of printing type, measured from the foot to the face, in the U.S. 0.918 inch (2.33 cm) • Etymology: 1765–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • height-to-paper — /huyt teuh pay peuhr/, n. Print. the standard height of type, measured from the foot to the face, in the U.S. 0.918 of an inch (2.33 cm). [1765 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • height-to-paper — /huyt teuh pay peuhr/, n. Print. the standard height of type, measured from the foot to the face, in the U.S. 0.918 of an inch (2.33 cm). [1765 75] …   Useful english dictionary

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