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cross stroke

noun, Typography.
1.
the horizontal line through the vertical of a t or f.
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  • Most of the early Nuremberg types are readily distinguished by the capital N, in which the cross stroke slants the wrong way.

    The Story of Nuremberg Cecil Headlam
  • The cross stroke when closely examined will be found to present many variations.

    The Detection of Forgery Douglas Blackburn
  • It is a cross, and in each case the down stroke is red and the cross stroke blue.

    Ashton Kirk, Secret Agent John T. McIntyre
  • One is like the normal female (Venus) sign, but with no cross stroke on the downward stroke.

  • In this same word, also, the lower part of the C and the cross stroke of the T is defective.

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