Spacer

Spacer[w]

displays as a spacer w printer's points wide.

Spacer[{w,h}]

displays as a spacer w points wide and a total of h points high.

Spacer[{w,h,dh}]

makes the spacer extend dh points below the baseline.

Details

Examples

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Basic Examples  (2)

Leave 20 printer's points between two letters:

Display a blank space 70 points wide and 50 points high:

Place a spacer 20 points wide and 15 points high in a grid cell:

Scope  (1)

Make the spacer extend 30 points below the baseline:

Properties & Relations  (1)

Use Invisible to display a blank space the same size as a given expression:

Here is the expression in visible form:

Neat Examples  (1)

Linearly varying spacers:

Quadratically varying spacers:

Introduced in 2007
 (6.0)