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  • v. Present participle of greek.
  • v. The insertion of nonsense text to dummy layout of a document or demonstrate a type font.


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  • i was pissed about the lazy greeking of the newspaper story text, too--especially in a book that has had its editor already saying that every page is full of "clues." that is NOT a good way to reward readers.

    Week 2: Lorem Ipsum Goddam


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