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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a corporation with a small capitalization
  • n. a character having the form of an upper-case letter but the same height as lower-case letters

Etymologies

small + cap2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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