Using a description within a footnote puts a line break after the footnote number instead of starting in the same line.



\documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, oneside, draft]{Report}


Text\footnote{\begin{description} \item[Item 1] Description of item 1 \end{description}}


Maybe there is a more elegant solution, however this works:

Putting the description within a minipage:

\documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, oneside, draft]{report}


Line with note\footnote{%
\item [{Item}] Description
\item [{Item}] Description
\item [{Item}] Description

  • This seems to fail if you have more than one footnote with the same format though. – cs10 Oct 17 '18 at 10:58

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