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

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