proportional spacing

noun

a feature of some typewriters and other output devices whereby the space allotted to each character is determined by the width of the character

Nearby words

  1. proportional,
  2. proportional counter,
  3. proportional font,
  4. proportional limit,
  5. proportional representation,
  6. proportionality,
  7. proportionate,
  8. proportioned,
  9. proportionment,
  10. proposal

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