noun. the characters that were once kept in bottom half of a compositor's type case.
- graphic symbol
- lower-case letter
adjective. relating to small (not capitalized) letters that were kept in the lower half of a compositor's type case; a and b and c etc".
Example sentences of the word lowercase
Write the genotype of one parent above the square, using a capital letter for the dominant allele and a lowercase letter for the recessive allele.
2. Noun, singular or mass
You could have your name in lowercase italic, with your job title in bold and all caps on the same line.