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PostScript font is a collection of outline font formats developed by Adobe.
- Type 1: PostScript Type 1 is also known as Adobe Type 1.
- Type 2
- Type 3: PostScript Type 3 is more advanced than Type 1, and allows use of the full PostScript language.
- Type 4
- Type 5
- Type 9: As Type 1 but with CID keying.
- Type 10: As Type 3 but with CID keying.
- Type 11: As Type 42 but with CID keying.
- Type 14
- Type 32
- Type 42 is a wrapper for a TrueType font, as defined in http://partners.adobe.com/public/developer/en/font/5012.Type42_Spec.pdf