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ligature

Italian translation: legatura

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English term or phrase:ligature
Italian translation:legatura
Entered by: Caterina Rebecchi

05:46 Jun 23, 2005
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Linguistics / software di scrittura
English term or phrase: ligature
Il mio significato è questo trovato sulla wikipedia:
In writing and typography, a ligature occurs where two or more letterforms are written or printed as a unit. Generally, ligatures replace characters that occur next to each other when they share common components. A letter with an accent mark is not usually called a ligature, though it would require a separate block of type just as a ligature does. Ligatures are a subset of a more general class of figures called "contextual forms", where the particular shape of a letter depends upon its context, such as surrounding letters or whether or not it appears at the end of a line.

Mi confermate che è un dittongo?
Annamaria Leone
Ireland
Local time: 06:52
legatura
Explanation:
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Note added at 14 mins (2005-06-23 06:00:42 GMT)
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Non è un dittongo.
Legatura: In tipografia, il carattere in cui sono fuse due lettere.(Devoto-Oli)
Per avere qualche esempio di legatura vedi http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ligature_(typography)
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Caterina Rebecchi
Italy
Local time: 07:52
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legatura


Explanation:
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Note added at 14 mins (2005-06-23 06:00:42 GMT)
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Non è un dittongo.
Legatura: In tipografia, il carattere in cui sono fuse due lettere.(Devoto-Oli)
Per avere qualche esempio di legatura vedi http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ligature_(typography)

Caterina Rebecchi
Italy
Local time: 07:52
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PRO pts in category: 4
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