2.1.169 Part 1 Section 17.4.67, tcFitText (Fit Text Within Cell)

For additional notes that apply to this portion of the standard, please see the notes for tcPr, §; tcPr, §

a.   The standard defines no special behavior for a cell containing text with line breaks.

In Word, the text in the first paragraph in the cell is fit, but subsequent paragraphs are not.

b.   The standard states that inter-character spacing shall be reduced to fit text.

In Word, the horizontal size of non-space characters is also reduced to fit text.