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stroke weight

The thickness of lines in a font character. The HP LaserJet defines stroke weights from Ultra Thin (-7) to Ultra Black (+7), with Medium, or Text, as normal (0).
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Special commands allow searching by fill color, stroke color or stroke weight enabling easy selection and editing of the artwork.
However, Unger continued to develop Vesta and integrate characteristics from French sans serif typefaces of the 1940s and 1950s, designs that favored a marked contrast in character stroke weights.
This is all accomplished through the subtle manipulation of stroke weights, shapes and the sizes of letters," Berlow said.