void widen (widfac)  FNTPLT.C Level 13
float widfac The width of the character is multiplied by widfac. Default = 1.0
widen() is used to change the aspect ratio of a font. You can make tall thin letters or wide squat letters. The 
widening is turned on and off by inserting the character ^ within a string. The ^ character acts as a toggle switch. Its 
special meaning can be overridden by preceding it by an @.