Anatomy of Letter Shape

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Can you name the terms of the anatomy of a letter shape?

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The portion of the lowercase characters that project below baseline
A curved stroke that creates an enclosed space within a character
The horizontal stroke in characters such as A, H, R, e or f
The partially or fully enclosed space within a character
The ouside point at the bottom of a character where 2 strokes meet
The direction of thickening in curved stroke; the orientation of the letterforms curved strokes
The main part of the letterform that is straight
The small stroke that projects from the top of the lowercase g
The part of the lowercase characters that extends above the x-height
The projections extending off the main strokes of the characters of serif typefaces

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