spacing

[ spey-sing ]
/ ˈspeɪ sɪŋ /

noun

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

Origin of spacing

First recorded in 1675–85; space + -ing1

Related forms

self-spac·ing, adjective
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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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