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Sans-serif

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  1. letter forms can be found in Latin, Etruscan, and Greek inscriptions, for as early as 5th century BC

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 27, 2008
  2. In typography, a sans-serif or sans serif typeface is one that does not have the small features called "serifs" at the end of strokes

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 27, 2008
  3. The term comes from the French word sans, meaning "without"

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  4. In print, sans-serif fonts are more typically used for headlines than for body text

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  5. The conventional wisdom is that serifs help guide the eye along the lines in large blocks of text

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