1 characterized by slanting characters; "italic characters"
2 of or relating to the Italic languages; "ancient Italic dialects"
1 a style of handwriting with the letters slanting to the right
2 a branch of the Indo-European languages of which Latin is the chief representative [syn: Italic language]
3 a typeface with letters slanting upward to the right
- The sense of “oblique” is more recent, and still sometimes criticized, but is now by far the more common sense in everyday use.
having a slant to the right
Italic means "of or from Italy". The term is most commonly used to refer to the people and languages of what is now Italy from the historic period before the Roman Empire.
It may especially refer to:
italic in Spanish: Itálica (desambiguación)
italic in Galician: Itálica
italic in Korean: 이탤릭
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