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the specific use of upper or lowercase letters

Document Properties

categories of information about a document


important words found in a document


data about data; aka document properties


space added to the margin to leave room for binding

Landscape Orientation

positioning document text so it displays/prints across the longer side of a page


the amount of white space between text and the edge of the page on either side

Portrait Orientation

page orientation in which data prints across the shorter side of a page


in Word, a segment of a document defined by a section break; may have different page formatting from the rest of the document

Word Count

number of words in a document or selection


a list of sources


reference to a source of information

Common Knowledge

facts that can be found by many, at least 3, independent sources and are known by a lot of people


the exclusive right to perform, display, copy, or distribute an artistic work or form of expression


an explanation or reference to additional material, prints at the bottom of a document

Fair Use Doctrine

part of copyright law that provides for the limited use of copyright work without permission


an explanation or reference to additional material, prints at the bottom of a page

Hard Page Break

a nonprinting character inserted to force the start of a new page

Note Reference Mark

a number or character inserted in the document to refer to footnote/endnote text

Note Text

the text of the footnote or endnote citation


the first line of a paragraph printed at the bottom of a page


the system used for numbering pages in a document. In Word, it also means using features to control the way paragraphs and lines break at the top of a page


the unauthorized use of another person's ideas or creative work without giving credit to that person

Soft Page Break

the location where Word automatically starts a new page because the current page is full


the last line of a paragraph printed along the top of a page

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