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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Capitol  \Cap"i*tol\,  [L.  capitolium  fr  caput  head:  cf  F. 
  capitole.  See  {Chief}.] 
  1.  The  temple  of  Jupiter,  at  Rome,  on  the  Mona  Capitolinus 
  where  the  Senate  met. 
 
  Comes  C[ae]sar  to  the  Capitol  to-morrow?  --Shak. 
 
  2.  The  edifice  at  Washington  occupied  by  the  Congress  of  the 
  United  States;  also  the  building  in  which  the  legislature 
  of  State  holds  its  sessions;  a  statehouse. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Capitol 
  n  :  the  federal  government  of  the  United  States  [syn:  {Capitol}, 
  {Washington}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Capitol,  MT 
  Zip  code(s):  59319 




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