from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To convert a word or character string from incorrect to correct capitalization, especially to convert the first letter from uppercase to lowercase.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To reduce from the rank or position of a capital city, or from a position of central importance.
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Third, a prolonged period of very low interest rates will decapitalize defined-benefit pension funds—both private and public—throughout the country.
If Russia were to launch a multi-hundred billion dollar box office futures market, opportunities would immediately open up for popular culture to change in ways that would decapitalize the tired Hollywood formula, while simultaneously creating momentum for projects that incorporated views from the mid-east and far east; with Russia acting as a geographic and intellectual bridge between East and West.
In fact, its mandate to pay out 6 percent of a foundation's assets in grants probably requires the foundation to spend down and therefore decapitalize.
That means that the capital markets decapitalize the real economy.
Was it a conscious choice to decapitalize all the text in the blog pages?
The other two they were decapitalize 'on that gui'otine.
Exhibits include a keyboard from the movie “Men in Black II” in which the shift key doesn’t capitalize or decapitalize but translates from English to an alien language.
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