roman capital

noun, sometimes capitalized R

Definition of roman capital

1 : a letter belonging to a style of alphabet modeled upon the simple erect characters of Roman inscriptions
2 roman capitals plural : a mode of writing consisting of roman capital letters

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“Roman capital.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roman%20capital. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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