triple-space

verb
tri·​ple-space | \ ˌtri-pəl-ˈspās How to pronounce triple-space (audio) \
triple-spaced; triple-spacing; triple-spaces

Definition of triple-space

transitive verb

: to type (text) leaving two blank lines between lines of copy

intransitive verb

: to type on every third line

First Known Use of triple-space

circa 1939, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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The first known use of triple-space was circa 1939

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“Triple-space.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triple-space. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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