Definitions for kernkɜrn
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Kern, Jerome Kern, Jerome David Kern(noun)
United States composer of musical comedies (1885-1945)
the part of a metal typeface that projects beyond its body
furnish with a kern
remove a portion of space between (adjacent letters)
A light-armed foot soldier of the ancient militia of Ireland and Scotland; in archaic contexts often used as a term of contempt.
any part of a letter which extends into the space used by another letter.
To adjust the horizontal space between selected pairs of letters (characters or glyphs); to perform such adjustments to a portion of text, according to preset rules.
a light-armed foot soldier of the ancient militia of Ireland and Scotland; -- distinguished from gallowglass, and often used as a term of contempt
any kind of boor or low-lived person
an idler; a vagabond
a part of the face of a type which projects beyond the body, or shank
to form with a kern. See 2d Kern
a hand mill. See Quern
to harden, as corn in ripening
to take the form of kernels; to granulate
Origin: [See Churn. ]
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