fakebold – A simple macro for faking bold fonts
The technique is the ‘poor man's bold’ technique of resetting a glyph several times with slight displacements. No attempt is made to correct kerning, etc.
|Contained in||TeX Live as genmisc|
MiKTeX as genmisc
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