spacing

[ spey-sing ]
/ ˈspeɪ sɪŋ /

noun

an act of someone or something that spaces.
the fixing or arranging of spaces.

Nearby words

  1. spacey,
  2. spacial,
  3. spacial formula,
  4. spaciality,
  5. spacially,
  6. spacious,
  7. spaciously,
  8. spackle,
  9. spacy,
  10. spad

Origin of spacing

First recorded in 1675–85; space + -ing1

Related formsself-spac·ing, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for spacings

spacing

/ (ˈspeɪsɪŋ) /

noun

the arrangement of letters, words, etc, on a page in order to achieve legibility or aesthetic appeal
the arrangement of objects in a space
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