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block capitals

noun [plural]    
letters in the form A, B, C, not a, b, cPunctuationLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
Translations of “block capitals”
in Korean 블록체 대문자…
in Arabic الحُروف الكبيرة…
in Portuguese letras maiúsculas…
in Catalan majúscules…
in Japanese (アルファベットの)大文字…
in Italian stampatello maiuscolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 正楷大寫字母…
in Russian заглавные буквы…
in Turkish büyük harfler…
in Chinese (Simplified) 正体大写字母…
in Polish litery drukowane…
(Definition of block capitals from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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