small-letter type or writing used in printing, as distinguished from capital letters (uppercase)
Origin of lowercasefrom their being kept traditionally in the lower case (of two cases of type)
designating, of, or in lowercase; small
transitive verb-·cased·, -·cas·ing
to print in or change to lowercase
Of, printed, or formatted in lowercase letters.
transitive verblower·cased, lower·cas·ing, lower·cas·es
To put (type or text) in lowercase letters.
- Alternative spelling of lower case.
- in lower case