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Glyph: q Name: q Unicode: 0071

Latin Small Letter q

2017-12-18 Week 51/2017 posted by RFI

The q's and Q's tails are hard-wired into what is normally the padding space for the next letter. This is a unique property among letters.

[quality, Qatar, QR code | q.e.d.. q/Q padding. Sunset, dark trees and ground, highly tilted angle.]

In cases where a connection would be inappropriate or confusing, the following character is specifically offset through a kern pair with q/Q.

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