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capitularies


capitularies


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Capitulary  \Ca*pit"u*la*ry\,  n.;  pl  {Capitularies}.  [See 
  {Capitular}.] 
  1.  A  capitular. 
 
  2.  The  body  of  laws  or  statutes  of  a  chapter,  or  of  an 
  ecclesiastical  council. 
 
  3.  A  collection  of  laws  or  statutes,  civil  and 
  ecclesiastical,  esp.  of  the  Frankish  kings,  in  chapters  or 
  sections. 
 
  Several  of  Charlemagne's  capitularies.  --Hallam.