white space
noun Date: 1946 the areas of a page without print or pictures

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • white space — noun uncount TECHNICAL space on a page that has deliberately been left empty …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • white space — white′ space n. pri the unprinted area of a piece of printing, as of a page • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • white space — n. the portions of a printed page that lack text, illustrations, etc. and are therefore blank …   English World dictionary

  • White Space — In process management, the White Space as described by Geary A. Rummler and Alan P. Brache in 1991, is the area between the boxes in an organization chart or the area between the different functions: Very often no one is in charge or responsible… …   Wikipedia

  • white space — the unprinted area of a piece of printing, as of a poster or newspaper page, or of a portion of a piece of printing, as of an advertisement; blank space: White space is as effective in a layout as type. [1840 50] * * * white space UK US noun… …   Useful english dictionary

  • white space — n free time. Yuppie jargon of the late 1980s inspired by blank spaces in an appoint ment book, but ultimately deriving from the jargon of graphic designers, printers, typographers, etc., in which white space refers to areas deliberately left… …   Contemporary slang

  • white space — the unprinted area of a piece of printing, as of a poster or newspaper page, or of a portion of a piece of printing, as of an advertisement; blank space: White space is as effective in a layout as type. [1840 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • white space — matomas tarpas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Tarpas, matomas tarp teksto ženklų arba žodžių, išgautas bet kokiu būdu: tarpo ženklu, tabuliavimo ženklu, lygiavimu ir kt. atitikmenys: angl. white space …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • white space — noun /waɪtspeɪs,ʍaɪt/ a) White area between written characters and graphic regions on a produced page or computer display; blanks and the vertical blank lines in between paragraphs, or other organized rows of text lines (poetry).<! Just not… …   Wiktionary

  • white space — UK / US noun [uncountable] space on a page that has deliberately been left empty …   English dictionary

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