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hints

Instructions used to ensure that a font displays properly at small point sizes. When fonts are scaled from a common algorithm, serifs, accents and various lines in small fonts may not line up properly with the pixel grid on screen. Hinting applies rules to specific characters; for example, a hint would ensure that both vertical lines in an H have the same thickness or that the sides of the "v" in the middle of an M are uniformly shaped. See scalable font and font smoothing.
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She was a clever young woman, who understood the art of pleasing--the art of pleasing, at least, at Kellynch Hall; and who had made herself so acceptable to Miss Elliot, as to have been already staying there more than once, in spite of all that Lady Russell, who thought it a friendship quite out of place, could hint of caution and reserve.
Ralph gave me a hint about the net scheme but he never even mentioned anything else.
Deep garnet-purple coloured, the 2015 offers pronounced plum preserves, blueberry pie and blackberry tart notes with underlying licorice and dark chocolate hints.
Described in the 42-page patent application, the system, requires the user to enroll an image of his or her palm, and then retrieve a password hint by taking a picture of his or her palm with the devices rear camera.
There's a hint of ripe apples and a slight touch of honey.
Because of these potential, various hints have been proposed to support student learning and such hints can be broadly divided into direct hints and indirect hints (Bannert & Reimann, 2012).
FIZZ FACTOR: 9/10 |Louis Chaurey | | Champagne, Marks & Spencer, on offer at PS16 Crisp with a strong apple flavour and a hint of citrus.
99 until July 1, it has a promising nose of strawberry with hints of cream.
Alagiri had openly resented such hints, saying he would not accept anyone else other than his father as leader.
Then they realized they needed to compile their hints and share them with the world.
However, their covert suggestions can at times fall on deaf ears and men are missing out on a massive two thirds of crucial hints dropped by the ladies in their life," he added.
A scene from the mid-1970s: "I'm going to retire, and then you're Heloise," said the woman who launched the famous hints column back in 1959.