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capitular


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Capitular  \Ca*pit"u*lar\,  n.  [LL.  capitulare,  capitularium  fr 
  L.  capitulum  a  small  head,  a  chapter,  dim.  of  capit  head, 
  chapter.] 
  1.  An  act  passed  in  a  chapter. 
 
  2.  A  member  of  a  chapter. 
 
  The  chapter  itself  and  all  its  members  or 
  capitulars.  --Ayliffe. 
 
  3.  The  head  or  prominent  part 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Capitular  \Ca*pit"u*lar\,  a. 
  1.  (Eccl.)  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  chapter;  capitulary. 
 
  From  the  pope  to  the  member  of  the  capitular  body. 
  --Milman. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Growing  in  or  pertaining  to  a  capitulum. 
 
  3.  (Anat.)  Pertaining  to  a  capitulum;  as  the  capitular 
  process  of  a  vertebra,  the  process  which  articulates  with 
  the  capitulum  of  a  rib. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  capitular 
  adj  :  of  or  pertaining  to  an  ecclesiastical  chapter;  "capitular 
  estates"  [syn:  {capitulary}] 




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