Three-quarter caps

EN: Three-quarter figures

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Slightly less tall than lining figures, three-quarter figures are figures that extend to about halfway between the x-heightand the cap height. Their primary purpose is to prevent dates and other numbers from standing out too much in text. Three-quarter figures can be proportional or tabular. See Figuring Out Numerals – The Sequel on The FontFeed.
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Three-quarter caps

Slightly taller than small caps, three-quarter caps are capital letters that extend to about halfway between the x-heightand the cap height. Their primary purpose is to prevent acronyms and other successions of capitals from standing out too much in text.

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