uppercase Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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uppercasenoun [U]

 us   /ˈʌp·ərˈkeɪs/
writing the large form of letters when they are printed or written; capital letters
uppercase
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˌˈʌp·ərˈkeɪs/
Translations of “uppercase”
in Korean 대문자…
in Arabic الحُروف الكَبيرة…
in Portuguese letras maiúsculas…
in Catalan majúscula…
in Japanese 大文字…
in Italian caratteri maiuscoli…
in Chinese (Traditional) (字母的)大寫…
in Russian прописные буквы…
in Turkish büyük harf…
in Chinese (Simplified) (字母的)大写…
in Polish duże litery…
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