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English definition of “case-sensitive”


adjective     /ˌkeɪsˈsen.sɪ.tɪv/ US  /-sə.t̬ɪv/
If a computer program is case-sensitive, it can recognize if a letter is a capital or a small letter.
(Definition of case-sensitive adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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