case-sensitive search

Definitions

General Science

  • noun
    (written as case sensitive search)
    a search function that succeeds only if the search word and the characters in the search word are both uppercase or lowercase in the same sequence

Computing

  • noun
    (written as case sensitive search)
    a search function that succeeds only if both the search word and the case of the characters in the search word match

Electronics

  • A database search where uppercase and lowercase characters are distinguished, and must be correctly specified to obtain the desired results.
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