expanded

adjective
ex·​pand·​ed | \ ik-ˈspan-dəd How to pronounce expanded (audio) \

Definition of expanded

of a typeface

First Known Use of expanded

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Expanded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/expanded. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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