Resolution

The measure of a device or computer system's ability to capture fine detail. A higher number of pixels can provide more details and finer images on the screen.

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Storyboard

A graphical representation of a scenario, usually created and presented in sequence.

Right-aligned

Text that flows from right to left and is the default reading direction of a page with its content aligned on the right margin.

Trim Size

The width and height of a document, after having been cut down to size from a larger sheet.

Script Font

A type of font designed to imitate handwriting.

Alignment

The process of arranging objects in a consistent and even spatial relationship. It can refer to how text is aligned with respect to its margins or how any two or more things are aligned in general.

Greyscale / Grayscale

Black, white, and all the values of shades in between.

Brutalism

A style of architecture and design that was popular in the 1960s and 1970s. Brutalist buildings are typically characterised by durability, simplicity, and an emphasis on form following function. Brutalism is not a single style but an umbrella term for architecture with a stark and futuristic look.

Soft Return

Also called a line break, when you want to keep the text in one paragraph and not follow it with an airy space.

Persona

A sample of the target audience for which a product or service is intended.

Ascenders

The part of lowercase letters that goes above the baseline when used in running text. As such, ascenders are considered less condensed than those used for numerals and other capital letters. Some examples of ascenders include b, d, h, k, and l. The opposite of an ascender is a descender.

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