spacing

[spey-sing]
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Origin of spacing

First recorded in 1675–85; space + -ing1
Related formsself-spac·ing, adjective
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spacing

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