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Boldface

In printing, a typeface that is thicker than other typefaces of the same font. It is often used for emphasis.
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Well, that's a fine how-do-you-do," he grumbled as he showed me the boldfaced "Guidelines for Receiving Communion" that spelled out the letter of the (canon) law: "It is a consequence of the sad divisions in Christianity that we cannot extend to [non-Catholic Christians] a general invitation to receive Communion.
An unpaginated letter to shareholders is hard to follow, because each of its four columns is on a different page, interspersed with pictures of company products on half-sheet pages; concurrent text in boldfaced type that barely qualifies as an operations review; and somewhat-stiff photographs of the executive staff - nine VPs and senior VPs, along with the CFO, CEO, and president.