hair space

noun

Definition of hair space

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a very thin space used in printing (as the ¹/₂-point copper space or the 1-point brass space)

hairspace

transitive verb

Definition of hairspace (Entry 2 of 2)

: to set with hair spaces

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“Hair space.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hair%20space. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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