- noun a size of typeface equal to 0.422 cm or ten characters to the inch
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- noun a measurement of typeface equal to 12 point
- noun a unit of measurement for printing type, equal to 12 points or 0.422 cm/0.166 in.
- noun a desire to eat things which are not food, e.g. wood or paper, often found in pregnant women and small children