Vector FontA vector font (also known as a "stroke font") is a font where each character's glyph is defined by a series of lines and curves.
In Microsoft Windows, raster fonts are stored in FNT files.
Vector fonts are traditionally slower to display than raster fonts, but this is rarely an issue on modern computer systems.
The main problem with vector fonts is that they tend to look "hollow" if displayed at large sizes.
Other alternative font technologies have addressed this problem:
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