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lightface

[lahyt-feys]Printing.
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noun
  1. a type characterized by thin, light lines.This is a sample of lightface.
adjective
  1. Also light-faced. (of printed matter) set in lightface.
Compare boldface.

Origin of lightface

First recorded in 1870–75; light2 + face
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