Meaning of DESCENDER in English


Pronunciation: di- ' sen-d ə r, ' d ē - ˌ

Function: noun

Date: 1802

: the part of a lowercase letter (as p) that descends below the main body of the letter also : a letter that has such a part

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.