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English translation: block layout

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20:11 Mar 4, 2002
Polish to English translations [PRO]
/ newspaper design
Polish term or phrase: łamanie blokowe
A type of newspaper layout where each element (story) is a neat square or rectangle.
Andrzej Glazek
Poland
Local time: 08:47
English translation:block layout
Explanation:
when the blocks of text are lined up against one another, it is called
"tombstone" layout.

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Note added at 2002-03-04 20:16:39 (GMT)
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http://htmltests.newmail.ru/css/simple-block-layout-float.ht...
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Lota
United States
Local time: 23:47
Grading comment
Thanks. Your answer confirmed my guess. I've also found this example of its use:
"Layout technique: most European newspapers work with block layout. This guarantees a clear layout organisation and
unequivocal assignment of images to text."
http://www.newspaperaward.com/00/PDF/newspaper.pdf
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block layout


Explanation:
when the blocks of text are lined up against one another, it is called
"tombstone" layout.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2002-03-04 20:16:39 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

http://htmltests.newmail.ru/css/simple-block-layout-float.ht...

Lota
United States
Local time: 23:47
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in pair: 839
Grading comment
Thanks. Your answer confirmed my guess. I've also found this example of its use:
"Layout technique: most European newspapers work with block layout. This guarantees a clear layout organisation and
unequivocal assignment of images to text."
http://www.newspaperaward.com/00/PDF/newspaper.pdf
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