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The LOWER-CASE function returns a character string that is the same length as the argument specified with each uppercase letter replaced by the corresponding lowercase letter.

The function type is alphanumeric.

    ___ Format _____________________________________________________________ 
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   | >>__FUNCTION LOWER-CASE__(argument-1)_______________________________>< |
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Must be class alphabetic or alphanumeric and must be at least one character in length.

The same character string as argument-1 is returned, except that each uppercase letter is replaced by the corresponding lowercase letter.

The character string returned has the same length as argument-1.

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