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LegendTextDirection

LegendTextDirection
is an option for Legend, which specifies the direction of text next to the key box.
  • The following settings can be given:
Automaticautomatically determine directions (default)
dirthe same settings used in the Text graphics primitive
Normally oriented text in the legend:
Legend text at a 45° angle:
Needs["PlotLegends`"]
Normally oriented text in the legend:
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Legend text at a 45° angle:
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