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BDF File Format

Adobe font file

BDF is a file extension for a font file created by Adobe. BDF stands for glyph Bit Distribution Format. BDF files contain a screen font in human-readable ASCII format. BDF files are usable on both a Microsoft Windows or Mac OS X platform provided BDF files are copied to the system fonts folder. BDF files can be opened and edited by FontForge, a third party font editing application.

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