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Referencing Definition by Name and Optional Argument

I have the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{hyperref} \newtheorem*{definition}{Definition} \begin{document} \section{Section Definitions} \begin{definition}[...
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\ref is adding blank spaces to the label name depending on position in the paragraph

Ok, this is a pretty strange problem based on a workaround suggested here: Reference name of description list item in LaTeX I am trying to hyperlink/refer back to descriptions by their name in this ...
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How can I label / reference description items that contain macros by name?

This question is related to Reference name of description list item in LaTeX, because that is the same as what I am doing. The answer provided there works in most cases, but I found a case where it ...
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Why am I having a space to the next word? How to fix it?

I have what I would like to think, a simple question. I have the following tex code: \begin{description}%[style=nextline] \item [Category\label{desc:category}] blablabla \item [Profile\label{desc:...
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How can I use hyperref hyperlinks inside of description list keys?

I already asked a related question, How can I label / reference description items that contain macros by name? Now I am having difficulty compiling description lists using hyperref's hyperlinks. ...
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Label & reference description items with enumitem

Aim I want to be able to label and then reference items in description environments created using the enumitem package. What does not work The following example modifies the accepted answer at How ...
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How to make a custom reference list without automatic counter

In my document I have a list of requirements (currently these are just text created through a custom command). One special thing is that these requirements are manually numbered (and not ordered by ...
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Inputenc: utf8 characters in cross-references

I am using the hack given here as accepted solution to refer to a description list item by name instead of number. It works nicely, except when one of the words in the name ends with a non-ascii ...
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Remove last character from decription label in cross reference label

I read how to make a reference that has as a label the label of a description label (Reference name of description list item in LaTeX): \makeatletter \let\orgdescriptionlabel\descriptionlabel \...
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nameref sectioning: Parameters must be numbered consecurivel

After the latest updates to TeXLive 2020, a book-length document using the memoir document class now fails to compile with either pdflatex or xelatex, despite my having made no changes whatsoever in ...
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Labelling a section or "subproof" within a proof

Does anyone have ideas on labelling a section in a proof that can be referenced later? Just to be clear I would like to do a "subproof" in a proof environment.
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How do I define and link to a labelled list?

I want to define a labeled list and refer to the items by name, with hyperlinks. My first thought was to use the description environment, put a \label in each item and retrieve the values with \...
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Hyperlink prints OK but jumps to wrong target

When I use pdflatex to process a book-length document, in chapter 6 a couple of isolated links to theorem-like environments in that same chapter appear printed correctly in the pdf output, but ...
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