capital letters
See uppercase.

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  • Capital letters — ◊ obligatory capital letter You must use a capital letter for the first word of a sentence or a piece of direct speech. See entry at ↑ Punctuation. You must also start the following words and word groups with a capital letter: • names of people,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • capital letters — ◊ obligatory capital letter You must use a capital letter for the first word of a sentence or a piece of direct speech. See entry at ↑ Punctuation. You must also start the following words and word groups with a capital letter: • names of people,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • capital letters — upper case letters used to begin a sentence or proper name (A, B, C, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Small capital letters — Capital Cap i*tal, a. [F. capital, L. capitalis capital (in senses 1 & 2), fr. caput head. See {Chief}, and cf. {Capital}, n.] 1. Of or pertaining to the head. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Needs must the Serpent now his capital bruise Expect with mortal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wikipedia:Manual of Style/Capital letters — MOS:CAPS redirects here. For the style guideline on capitalization in article titles, see Wikipedia:Naming conventions (capitalization). For the guideline on caption construction, see Wikipedia:Captions. This guideline is a part of the English… …   Wikipedia

  • Capital — Cap i*tal, a. [F. capital, L. capitalis capital (in senses 1 & 2), fr. caput head. See {Chief}, and cf. {Capital}, n.] 1. Of or pertaining to the head. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Needs must the Serpent now his capital bruise Expect with mortal pain.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capital letter — Capital Cap i*tal, a. [F. capital, L. capitalis capital (in senses 1 & 2), fr. caput head. See {Chief}, and cf. {Capital}, n.] 1. Of or pertaining to the head. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Needs must the Serpent now his capital bruise Expect with mortal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capital stock — Capital Cap i*tal, a. [F. capital, L. capitalis capital (in senses 1 & 2), fr. caput head. See {Chief}, and cf. {Capital}, n.] 1. Of or pertaining to the head. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Needs must the Serpent now his capital bruise Expect with mortal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • capital letter — capital letters N COUNT Capital letters are the same as capitals …   English dictionary

  • capital letter — n. the form of an alphabetical letter used to begin a sentence or proper name [A, B, C, etc. are capital letters] …   English World dictionary

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