Numerals (old style)

non-lining or old style figures mix in with text better than traditional figures (as below) because they mimic the movement of ascenders and descenders.

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If you use Open Type (any typeface titled PRO at the end) you can access the old style figures easily by using the small caps button:

(Note that this is more typical with serif typefaces only. Most sans series do not have them in which case you can simply use smaller all caps.)

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