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  • arrangement
  • paragraph
  • section
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How to use indention in a sentence

The indention at the beginning, and usually the incomplete line at the end, mark its visible limits.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The left-hand margin should be three-quarters of an inch, with paragraph indention an inch more.
THE ETIQUETTE OF TO-DAYEDITH B. ORDWAY
Another manner of indenting lines, somewhat rare in this country but common in Europe, is termed French motto indention.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
If the lines are more than average length the indention may be increased to one and a half ems, two ems, or more.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
The usual indention of paragraphs in plain reading matter is an em quad at the beginning of the first line.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
In many cases, however, rhymes like those above are set without varying the indention.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
If the lines are long and the type small the indention may be two ems.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
The indention of paragraphs should be uniform throughout any single book or job.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
There are several styles of indention employed in type composition.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
Indention of poetry is made with even em quads of the type used.
TYPESETTINGA. A. STEWART
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WORDS RELATED TO INDENTION

  • arrangement
  • indention
  • paragraph
  • section
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