Definition of linefeed in English:

linefeed

noun

mass noun
  • 1The action of advancing paper in a printing machine or text on a screen by the space of one line.

    • ‘Preview pane strips out all the carriage returns and line feeds, so everything becomes one huge paragraph.’
  • 2The distance from the bottom of one line of type to the bottom of the next.

Pronunciation

linefeed

/ˈlʌɪnfiːd/