What does CIN mean in Unit Measures?

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Characters per INch

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characters per inch(Noun)
A unit of measurement of the number of typographic characters that fit on a one inch line of printed type. This unit is mainly used to specify font sizes that have the same width for each character (monospaced), however it may also be used to give an average for fonts with characters of varying widths.

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