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Line break after description label

How can I ger a line break after the label of a description environment item? I'd like to keep the indentation and the bold face for the item label, but I'd like to have the body of the item in a ...
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How to use `\newline` after an item list?

Concretely, this is what I am trying to do: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item This \item That \item Where \end{itemize} %if I put \newline or \\ here it ...
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newline in description of `newglossaryentry`

How is it possible to get a newline at the beginning of the description? So the description starts at second line? MWE: \documentclass[11pt,english,ngerman,numbers=noenddot, headsepline]{scrreprt} ...
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How to enable line breaking in the standard proof environment with amsmath?

I want to redefine the proof so it accepts linebreaks in the name \renewenvironment{proof}[1][\proofname]{\par \pushQED{\qed}% \normalfont \topsep6\p@\@plus6\p@\relax \trivlist ...
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Make a command start new line in a list if it is not currently at the end of another list

I am trying to typeset a structured proof as demonstrated by Leslie Lamport in his paper How to Write a 21st Century Proof. In particular, I am trying to typeset Figure 3 (shown below). My code and ...
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Linebreak at itemize

My MWE is the following: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[about] Foo\\ Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur, adipisci velit \item[about] sort rules(...) ...
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Line breaking and alignment in list

Consider the following code: \documentclass[ a4paper, 12pt ]{article} \usepackage[ hmargin=2.4cm, vmargin=3cm ]{geometry} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{enumerate} % better to use ...
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What is the proper way to ensure/avoid non-break with item and subitem?

This is a rather basic question, but I wanted to know what the proper bracketing is or options to protect page breaks between items in 'itemize'. That is, items can be broken across pages but not ...
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paralist package: \setdefaultleftmargin{0em}… doesn't properly align wrapped lines

I am using the paralist package to create very compact lists (for a poster). I'd like to use \setdefaultleftmargin{0em}{2em}{}{}{}{} to set the indentation of itemized lists to zero. This works ...
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\item that starts with a number doesn't work with style=nextline

I've got a list of items and use style=nextline. Problem is, when a list-item starts with a number, the nextline doesn't work: \begin{example}[style=nextline] \item[3D] Doesn't line-break before ...
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1answer
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Tabstop and line wrap inside itemize

What I am trying to achieve: some list: - some text - Def.: Some long text which should both automatically wrap to a new line and be tabbed as displayed here. - some sublist * with the ...
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1answer
225 views

Suppressing line break in enumerate environment

I'm using the gather environment within the enumerate environment. After creating an item/before entering the gather environment, LaTeX adds a linebreak which I don't like. \begin{enumerate}[(a)] ...
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1answer
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Creating an enumerate-description style environment

I've been trying to create a list environment to produce something that does the following: It has a counter (like the enumerate environment). The first line of each item is an overview of the item ...
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Disable chapter separation in \listoffigures and \listoftables

I use \listoffigures and \listoftables. Both commands create line breaks for items from different chapters. How can you stop that? Screenshot:
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1answer
408 views

Problem using enumerate environment in a proof newenvironment definition

I want to define a simple environment to enclose my proofs, actually I just wanted to put a little square right at the end. So, I made this new environment definition: \newenvironment{Proof}{ ...
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1answer
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list item multilined ( `\newline` inside of item label ?)

How to make multiline item label ? Example \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[Great Item] \lipsum[1] \end{itemize} \end{document} I ...
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How to force a linebreak in itemization?

I have a proposition which consists of two itemized bullets. I want both to be displayed in an offset way, but the first one keeps getting displayed as a continuation of the Proposition in bold. How ...
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enumitem nextline style: nested item shouldn't start on description label's line

I use enumitem description style nextline to emulate a sort of TOC entry with the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \newenvironment{DLdescription}[1][*]{% ...
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1answer
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Left margin flush for itemize's item labels in LaTeX

I am trying to get the item label to flush with the left margin of the page width within itemize, i.e.: This is my sentence. Here are my items: ITEMNAME notice my list definition is indented ...
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How to avoid citations being placed on a new line when \blockcquote ends with a list?

When csquotes's \blockquote and displaycquote ends with a list the citation is put on the next line after the list rather than directly after the last list item. Can one force csquotes to place the ...
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amsthm: \newtheoremstyle, headspace, \mbox{}, and lists

Q: How do I define a newtheoremstyle which will start the theorem text on a newline after the header even when the theorem text starts with a list, e.g., enumerate? If there's no way of doing this, ...
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Theorem formatting: strange interaction with itemize

This question is related to this one. I want to have theorem headers alone on a line like this: Theorem 1. some text... In the amsthm documentation, they suggest doing this: ...
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How can I fix verbatim causing an extra newline inside a description list environment?

I'm trying to create a documentation listing similar to that used by MSDN. Here was my first attempt at that: \subsubsection{User Default Page URL} \begin{description} \item[Rationale] This is the ...
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1answer
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How can I add line feed after itemize?

How can I add line feed after itemize? Some vertical spacing would be even better, I think. My document: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{mwrep} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[itemize]{label=--} ...
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linebreak in description title

In my document I have a description environment. One of the titles in the description is too long to fit in one line and I want to break it. I know this is a bad styling but I can't think of any way ...
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1answer
5k views

Forcing new line after item number in enumerate environment

How can I force the text of an enumerate item to start on a new line below the item number?
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983 views

Formatting FAQ lists in LaTeX

I want to format a list of "Question + Answer" pairs in a TeX-document. In HTML I use the <dl> command: http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/lists.html, e.g.: <dl> ...
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How to avoid a line-exceeding statement in a description's item tag?

Having a description like this: \begin{description} \item[One or several threads are operating concurrently on some data structure, which is bad because and also blablabla.] \end{description} How ...
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Avoiding a line break at the beginning of an enumerate

How can I avoid the line break at the begin of an enumerate environment? I've noticed that theorem-style environments succeed in doing so. I'm using the enumitem package and my concrete example is: ...
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2answers
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Starting an enumerate of an enumerate on next line?

What I'm trying to do is to make my enumerates look like this a) i) answer ii) answer b) answer Currently, I'm using \begin{enumerate} \item \hfill \\ \begin{enumerate}[a)] \item ...
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Description list - How to put the definition on a new line?

I have the following LaTeX code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{description} \item[foo] bar \item[baz] bang \end{description} \end{document} and it produces the following PDF: ...