Japanese edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of 開き – see the following entry.
[noun] room; space
[noun] a gap
[noun] unused time
[noun] a vacancy
[noun] (typography) whitespace before or after a character, especially a punctuation mark, such as the space after etc. or before etc., used for monospace typesettings (often spelled in katakana as アキ)
Alternative spellings
明き, アキ
(This term, 開き, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)