a light line that is used in lettering to help align the letters
road map: a detailed plan or explanation to guide you in setting standards or determining a course of action; "the president said he had a road map for normalizing relations with Vietnam"
guidepost: a rule or principle that provides guidance to appropriate behavior
A guideline is any document that aims to streamline particular processes according to a set routine. By definition, following a guideline is never mandatory (protocol would be a better term for a mandatory procedure). Guidelines are an essential part of the larger process of governance.
A medical guideline (also called a clinical guideline, clinical protocol or clinical practice guideline) is a document with the aim of guiding decisions and criteria regarding diagnosis, management, and treatment in specific areas of healthcare. ...
(Guidelines) Documents published by various compliance agencies for the purpose of clarifying provisions of a law or regulation and indicating how an agency will interpret its law or regulation.
(Guidelines) directions to follow in the preparation and submission of a proposal; usually but not always provided by the funding source; more commonly available from government sources or larger foundations.
(guidelines) In family law, a standard method for figuring out child support payments based on the income of the parent(s) and other factors according to state law. ...
Guidelines are systematically developed by appropriate groups to assist practitioners and patient decisions about appropriate health care for specific clinical circumstances.
(Guidelines) the instructions for submitting work to a publication for consideration.
(Guidelines) Procedures set forth by a funder that grant seekers should follow when approaching a grant maker.
(Guidelines) Web Contenta Accessibility Guidelines
(guidelines) A statement of a foundation's goals, priorities, criteria, and procedures for applying for a grant.
(Guidelines (for Footprint studies)) Suggested criteria governing methods, data sources and reporting for use when Footprint Standards are not appropriate or not yet developed.
(Guidelines (jiwari)) After placing pins at the north pole, south pole and around the equator, a guideline thread is wrapped around the ball next to these pins. Tack the intersections in place, then use these threads as guides when stitching the temari design. ...
(Guidelines) A UK document which lists and explains rulings made between the Gaming Board and BACTA on interpretations of the 1968 Gaming Act.
(Guidelines) A set of limits and objectives, less binding than regulations that are used to guide development or plan proposals.
(Guidelines) A set of principles for developing levels of performance which lead to quality library services.
(Guidelines) Abbreviation for the International Guidelines on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights, an authoritative set of non-binding legal and policy recommendations issued by UNAIDS and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in 1998.
(Guidelines) Advice or instructions given in order to guide or direct an action
(Guidelines) Also referred to as the 'Release Submission Guide' or 'RSG', this part of the help documentation attempts to outline best practice for entering information into the Discogs database - (more)
(Guidelines) Available via the client, publication or website, a guideline outlines exactly what is needed by way of query letters, submissions, deadlines, payment and rights.
(Guidelines) Instructions (or help) which should appear at top of the category browser main page.
(Guidelines) Interpretative standards or criteria that are generally advisory in form.
(Guidelines) Please be respectful of others when posting your reply.