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Encyclopedia > Overline

Overline is a neologism coined in analogy to underline, referring to the typographical feature of a line drawn immediately above the text, for example used to indicate mediaval sigla. An underline is one or more horizontal lines immediately below a portion of text. ... Typography (from the Greek words typos = form and grapho = write) is the art and technique of selecting and arranging type styles, point sizes, line lengths, line leading, character spacing, and word spacing for typeset applications. ...

In HTML, An excerpt of HTML code with syntax highlighting In computing, HyperText Markup Language (HTML) is a markup language designed for the creation of web pages with hypertext and other information to be displayed in a web browser. ...

 <span style="text-decoration: overline">text</span> 

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In Unicode, there is U+0305 "combining overline" ̅ (the difference to a macron (U+0304) being that its cumulation results in an unbroken line, compare ̅̅̅ to ̄ ̄ ̄). ISO/IEC 8859-1 0xaf / Unicode U+00AF ¯ is called both "overbar" and "macron" and usually does not result in an unbroken line. Due to technical limitations, some web browsers may not display some special characters in this article. ... A macron (from Gr. ... ISO 8859-1, more formally cited as ISO/IEC 8859-1 or less formally as Latin-1, is part 1 of ISO/IEC 8859, a standard character encoding defined by ISO. It encodes what it refers to as Latin alphabet no. ... A macron (from Gr. ...

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