hanging indentation

noun

printing a style of text-setting in which the first line of a paragraph is set to the full measure and subsequent lines are indented at the left-hand side

Nearby words

  1. hangfire,
  2. hangi,
  3. hanging,
  4. hanging gardens of babylon,
  5. hanging glacier,
  6. hanging indention,
  7. hanging lie,
  8. hanging pawn,
  9. hanging post,
  10. hanging scroll

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