Origin of indention
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If the lines are long and the type small the indention may be two ems.
The indention of paragraphs should be uniform throughout any single book or job.
There are several styles of indention employed in type composition.
Indention of poetry is made with even em quads of the type used.
One of them had an indention in the primer that appeared to be caused by the hammer.Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15)
The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
- another word for indentation (def. 4)
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Word Origin and History for indention
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