style sheet


style sheet
noun
a sheet summarizing the editorial conventions to be followed in preparing text for publication
Hypernyms: ↑sheet, ↑piece of paper, ↑sheet of paper

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noun
: a compilation of style rules often in the form of a card, pamphlet, or booklet

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a listing of the rules of usage in style employed by a publishing house or in a publishing project. Cf. stylebook (def. 1).
[1930-35, Amer.]

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style sheet UK US noun [countable] [singular style sheet plural style sheets] computing
a set of instructions on what a particular type of computer document should look like
Thesaurus: computer files and documents and collections of computer datahyponym

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n. Computing a type of template file consisting of font and layout settings to give a standardized look to certain documents

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ˈstyle sheet 7 [style sheet] noun (computing)
a file which is used for creating documents in a particular style

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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