Definition of Rich Text Format in English:

Rich Text Format

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  • A document format that allows text to be stored with a significant quantity of information about its font, size, layout, etc., in a form that can be transferred between different (types of) machine and/or operating systems; abbreviated RTF.

    RTF was the first widely used transferable format on the IBM PC.


1980s; earliest use found in InfoWorld.