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lowercasenoun [U]

us   /ˈloʊ·ərˈkeɪs/
writing the small form of letters when they are printed or written
lowercase
adjective [not gradable] us   /ˈloʊ·ərˈkeɪs/
(Definition of lowercase from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lowercase”
in Arabic حُروف صَغيرة (في الطِّباعة)…
in Korean 소문자…
in Portuguese caixa-baixa, letras minúsculas…
in Catalan minúscula…
in Japanese (アルファベットの)小文字…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小写字母…
in Turkish küçük harf…
in Russian строчные буквы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小寫字母…
in Italian carattere minuscolo…
in Polish małe litery…
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