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Bowl: The fully closed, rounded part of a letter. Definition: In typography, the curved part of the character that encloses the circular or curved parts (counter) of some letters such as d, b, o, D, and B is the bowl. Some sources call any parts of a letter enclosing a space a bowl.

Bowl: The fully closed, rounded part of a letter. Definition: In typography, the curved part of the character that encloses the circular or curved parts (counter) of some letters such as d, b, o, D, and B is the bowl. Some sources call any parts of a letter enclosing a space a bowl.

DESCENDER In typography, a descender is the portion of a letter that extends below the baseline of a font. The line that descenders reach down to is known as the beard line.  Image link: http://typographydeconstructed.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/descender-line-white.gif  Description link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Descender

DESCENDER In typography, a descender is the portion of a letter that extends below the baseline of a font. The line that descenders reach down to is known as the beard line. Image link: http://typographydeconstructed.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/descender-line-white.gif Description link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Descender

Ascender   An ascender is considered a letter that would go beyond the meanline and x-height. These letters are very common in type and are always used when user lower case lettering, as using all capital letters, the baseline and meanline are all aligned.

Ascender An ascender is considered a letter that would go beyond the meanline and x-height. These letters are very common in type and are always used when user lower case lettering, as using all capital letters, the baseline and meanline are all aligned.

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Typography And Font Deconstruction [Infographic]

Here's a guide to typography and fonts. Get up to speed or refresh your knowledge of type terms.

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Typography deconstructed: glossary

Typography deconstructed: glossary

Descenders    Descenders are the opposite of the ascenders, they’re the ones that go below the baseline. The same rule applies to descenders, they only occur when using lower case letters.

Descenders Descenders are the opposite of the ascenders, they’re the ones that go below the baseline. The same rule applies to descenders, they only occur when using lower case letters.

Ascender The part of a lowercase letter that rises above the main body of the letter (as in b, d, h). The part that extends above the x-height of a font.

Ascender The part of a lowercase letter that rises above the main body of the letter (as in b, d, h). The part that extends above the x-height of a font.

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