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small letter

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(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a lower-case letter
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Noun1.small letter - the characters that were once kept in bottom half of a compositor's type casesmall letter - the characters that were once kept in bottom half of a compositor's type case
grapheme, graphic symbol, character - a written symbol that is used to represent speech; "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"
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Leather-Stocking, I’ve an arrand with you,” cried Kirby; “here’s the good people of the State have been writing you a small letter, and they’ve hired me to ride post.
Seeing then, I said, that we are no great wits, I think that we had better adopt a method which I may illustrate thus; suppose that a short-sighted person had been asked by some one to read small letters from a distance; and it occurred to some one else that they might be found in another place which was larger and in which the letters were larger-- if they were the same and he could read the larger letters first, and then proceed to the lesser--this would have been thought a rare piece of good fortune.
In addition to these points of distraction, Wardle was intrusted with two small letters to two small young ladies who were to act as bridesmaids; upon the receipt of which, the two young ladies were driven to despair by having no 'things' ready for so important an occasion, and no time to make them in--a circumstance which appeared to afford the two worthy papas of the two small young ladies rather a feeling of satisfaction than otherwise.
In these days of living in a gadget-dominated world, a small letter writing stall gained a lot of attention at the Emirates Literature Festival (ELF).
For example, a website asks you to make a password that is at least 8 characters long and contains at least one small letter, one capital letter, one number, and one special character.
The pigeon apparently carried a small letter in Urdu with a message presumably for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
29 (1) Means followed by same letter, small letter in column and capital letter in line, for each variable, do not differ by Tukey's post test at 5% significance level.
Averages followed by the same small letter on the line do not differ by Tukey's test at 5% probability.
Today, the mailman drops off just one small letter, from OurState Insurance, the address handwritten to Mr.
On the address side of a small letter or greeting card envelope, write the word "RED" with a red crayon.
India, March 30 -- Earlier this week, even as the controversy over the army chief's exposes and revelations was raging round the country, there was a tweet from a fake account of the PMO (with the 'o' in small letter but otherwise identical to the original) which said, "A senior leader of Congress has some documents and call records to prove that Army Chief is an RSS agent.
0De Means followed by the same small letter within columns and same capital letter within lines are not significantly different by the Tukey test (p>0.

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