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lower-case

low·er-case

lower-case

 
pronunciation:
lo r keIs
parts of speech:
adjective, transitive verb, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition: of a letter of the alphabet, having a form smaller than and often different from the upper-case or capitalized form.
similar words:
minuscule
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: lower-cased, lower-cases, lower-casing
definition: to write or print in, or change to, lower-case letters.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a lower-case letter or letters.
similar words:
minuscule