I am using \font\preloaded=cmr9 \magnification=1200 in a TeX document. How can I change the line spacing (from, say, 1 to 1.5) throughout the document?

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    \baselineskip=1.5\baselineskip? Dec 29 '15 at 17:33
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    Why write with TeX, LaTeX is much more convenient?!
    – Keks Dose
    Dec 29 '15 at 17:36
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    See also this answer: tex.stackexchange.com/a/1299/21344 Dec 29 '15 at 17:39
  • What do you think \font\preloaded=cmr9 is doing?
    – egreg
    Dec 29 '15 at 17:45
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    @KeksDose: That's not the question ;-)
    – user31729
    Dec 29 '15 at 17:46

You can modify \baselineskip as in LaTeX: here's a complete example.

\font\preloaded=cmr9 \magnification=1200

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English-muffin-tongue. Grass cherry chocolate tongue, maize mint pepper apple
pasta-melon Foodtongue, apple wonton enchilada\dots



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