space mark


noun Printing.

a proofreader's symbol used to indicate the need to insert space, as between two typed or printed words that have been run together. Symbol: #

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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
Question 1 of 10
decorum

Origin of space mark

First recorded in 1885–90
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