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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Chiefly British Variant of serif.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Archaic form of serif.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the fine lines of a letter, esp. one of the fine cross strokes at the top and bottom of letters.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See serif.


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