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drop cap

In typography, a large first letter that drops below the first line.


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There are also plans to offer subscriptions on the Amazon Kindle and another e-reader developed by a company called Plastic Logic (see Drop Cap, page 12).
The center plans to train students to do story research and work with outlets such as New England Cable News and WBUR-FM (see Drop Cap, February/March).
Our reporting on Bush and the Iraq War [see Drop Cap, August/September 2004] was really rooted in that principle," he says.
Carroll, one of the very best editors of our era, mercilessly dissected the nefarious impact of public ownership on newspapers and raised the horrifying specter of a world without public-service journalism (see Drop Cap, page 10).