An obsolete or colloquial contraction of the old form hem, them.
The portion of a line formerly occupied by the letter m, then a square type, used as a unit by which to measure the amount of printed matter on a page; the square of the body of a type.
Unit of measurement equaling 12 points or 4 5mm.
Unit of type measurement, based on the 'M' character.
Measurement of linear space used by typographers in which the unit is as wide and as high as the point size being set; twice the width of an en So named because the letter 'm' in early fonts was usually cast on a square body.
An em is a typographers unit of measurement that is proportioned to the width of a capital letter 'M ' It will vary from font to font and will also vary with the point size of the font.
Em dash The square of the body size of any type, used a a unit of measure in some expanded or condensed faces, the em is also expanded or condensed form the square proportion A dash one em long Also called a long dash.
Linear unit equal to the point size of the font In a 10 point font, the em will be 10 points An em-space is white-space that is as wide as the point size An em-dash is a horizontal bar that is as wide as the point size An em-square is a square one em to each side In traditional typograph the glyph had to be drawn within the em-square.
Unit of space equal to the point size of the type.
The unit of measure in printing The standard is a pica M; and the width of a line is measured by the number of such M's that would stand side by side in the 'stick ' This dictionary is in double columns, each column equals 11 pica M's in width, and one M is allowed for the space between Some work is made up to 10 1/2, 20 1/2, etc , ems; and for the half-em printers employ the letter N, which is in width half a letter M As no letter is wider than the M, and all narrower letters are fractions of it, this letter forms a very convenient standard for printing purposes.
Emphasis This virtual character formatting element indicates text that should be emphasized.
In typesetting, a fixed space equal to the square of the type size being used One em is often used as a standard of paragraph indent in text.
Linear unit used in printing the square of a body of any size of type.
The square of a body of any size of type.
Linear unit used in printing.
Setwise relative unit of measurement equal to the current type size, e g , an em in 10-point type is equal to 10 points Originally derived from the width of the upper-case 'M' character Less commonly, a pica em , is used as an absolute unit of measure.
Trad a context-dependent unit of measure commonly used in typesetting, equal to the displayed width of of a letter 'M' in the current font In a fixed width font, a line with n characters is n ems wide; in a variable width font, n ems is the expected upper bound on the width of such a line.
Unit of measurement equal to the current type size, e g , an em in 12-point type is equal to 12 points Originally derived from the width of the uppercase.
[in composition] a unit of measure exactly as wide and high as the point size being set, so named because the letter 'M' in many early fonts was cast on a square body.
Square unit with edges equal to the chosen point size, named from the letter M which was the widest letter.
Deriye sürülerek kullanılan, içinde birçok etkili madde bulunan, yumuşak ve koyu kıvamda, yağlı veya yağsız ilaç
O eller seni kurtarmak içindi, o eller yarana merhem sürmek içindi. Y. K. Karaosmanoğlu
Her merhemi her yareye merhem mi sanırsın? Z. Paşa
Vazelin, lanolin, bal mumu, reçine gibi maddelerin taşıyıcı maddelerin etken maddelerle karışımlarıyla hazırlanan ve dışarıdan kullanılan ilaç biçimi, oinment, pomat.
BİS, bir sözün içinde geçtiği başka sözler bulmak için üretilmiş bir araçtır, özellikle birden çok sözden oluşan çeşitli terim ve deyimleri bulmaya yarar. (BİS Kelime Türetmece)