Meaning of LEADING in English
< text > /ledding/ The spacing between lines of text . This is defined when a font is designed but can often be altered in order to change the appearance of the text or for special effects. It is measured in points and is normally 120% of the height of the text.
See also kerning , tracking .
FOLDOC computer English dictionary. Английский словарь по компьютерам FOLDOC. 2012