upper-case letter

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one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis

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For each recommendation, the designations I, IIa, IIb, and III describe the indications, and the upper-case letters A through C describe the weight of evidence.
Using upper-case letters to distinguish persons, places, and events, the Editor provides an invaluable orientation to the entries that follow.
You can also decide to use upper-case letters, lower-case letters, numbers, spaces, punctuation, or even a custom (international) character set.
Cataldo later defended this choice by stating that research shows speed and comprehension are highest in lower-case text, and that the editor of SchoolArts abandoned the use of upper-case letters in the text as a fixed element of design.
They select passwords which mix lower and upper-case letters, numbers and punctuation characters.
JAWS uses two distinct voices - one reports key strokes and the other cursor movements, as well as different pitches to distinguish between lower- and upper-case letters.
The tactile part can be all upper-case letters, which are easier to interpret through touch.
On surviving copies of Blake's illuminated books the writing of 't', 'b', 'a' and 'u' is as clean as handwriting on a straightforward manuscript; upper-case letters, 'H' and 'F', are equally devoid of wobble or blot.
Or to put it another way, solvers were given four complete alphabets, two of them upper-case and two lower-case; all 52 of the upper-case letters had to be used in the solution, as well as any 24 of the lower-case letters.