Definition of left justification in English:

left justification

Pronunciation /ˌlɛft ˌdʒʌstɪfɪˈkeɪʃn/


  • The action or fact of aligning text in such a way as to produce a straight left margin; the feature on a word processor or word-processing program which does this.


1960s; earliest use found in American Documentation. From left + justification.