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I have an itemize block in my latex code (XeTex actually). I wish to reduce the indentation of a multi line item. Can you please help me with this? My code and how it looks are below.

\begin{itemize}[noitemsep,itemindent=-1.25em]
\item Implemented cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool 
\item How to remove the above gap
\end{itemize}

this is how it looks

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    – user31729
    Oct 19, 2014 at 8:18
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    You obviously use the enumitem package and have accidentally shifted the item bullet to the left, such that the start is left shifted too. The second line is actually correctly indented. Remove itemindent=-1.25em and it should work
    – user31729
    Oct 19, 2014 at 8:23

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You can use the wide option of enumitem:

\documentclass[draft, 12pt]{article}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage{enumitem}

\begin{document}

\noindent\textbf{Summer research, AAAA}\\
\textbf{Title}\\
\emph{Advisor: AAA, AAA, AAA}
\begin{itemize}[noitemsep,wide=0pt, leftmargin=\dimexpr\labelwidth + 2\labelsep\relax]
\item Implemented cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool cool
\item How to remove the above gap
\end{itemize}

\end{document} 

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