small cap


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small cap

adj.
1. Of or relating to relatively small companies that have little equity and a small number of shares of common stock outstanding.
2. Of or relating to mutual funds that invest in the stock of such companies.
n.
A small cap company.

[small + cap.]
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Noun1.small cap - a corporation with a small capitalization; "this annual conference is a showcase for ambitious small caps"
corp, corporation - a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
2.small cap - a character having the form of an upper-case letter but the same height as lower-case letterssmall cap - a character having the form of an upper-case letter but the same height as lower-case letters
capital letter, majuscule, uppercase, upper-case letter, capital - one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis; "printers once kept the type for capitals and for small letters in separate cases; capitals were kept in the upper half of the type case and so became known as upper-case letters"
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Translations
petite capitalisation
References in classic literature ?
Tilted on one side of her head she had a small cap of gold-colored silk, embroidered with pearls; while on the other a purple rose mingled its glowing colors with the luxuriant masses of her hair, of which the blackness was so intense that it was tinged with blue.
All the waitresses were dressed alike, in plain black dresses, with a white apron, cuffs, and a small cap. On a half sheet of paper that he had in his pocket Philip made a sketch of her as she sat leaning over her book (she outlined the words with her lips as she read), and left it on the table when he went away.
Maud had finished her task and come aft, where she stood beside me, a small cap perched on her wind-blown hair, her cheeks flushed from exertion, her eyes wide and bright with the excitement, her nostrils quivering to the rush and bite of the fresh salt air.
You wore a close ruff, a small cap upon your head of the same color as your robe, and in that cap a heron's feather.
His trousers are very broad, and his small cap of scarlet cloth is made to fit the head closely.
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