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EPS File Format

Encapsulated PostScript file. A file format commonly used for photographic and drawn graphics. An EPS file is created and later placed onto a page layout in a page assembly program.

EPS File Format

Em space

A space as wide as the point size of the types. This measurement is relative; in 12-point type an em space is 12 points wide, but in 24-point type an em space is 24 points wide.

Em space

Emboss

Pressing an image into paper so that it will create a raised relief.

Emboss