(also drop initial)
A large capital letter at the beginning of a section of text, occupying more than the depth of one line.
- Just in case you haven't already guessed yet, all I did was to replace the first letter in my opening paragraph, with a drop capital image.
- Online, the drop capital looks just as good on web pages as it does in print.
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