from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of sans serif.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A printing-type without serifs, or finishing cross-lines at the ends of main strokes. See serif, and Gothic, n., 3.


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  • Coleman said it would behoove Wazzu to revert to a traditional sans-serif font.

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