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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. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Capitulary  \Ca*pit"u*la*ry\,  a. 
  Relating  to  the  chapter  of  a  cathedral;  capitular. 
  ``Capitulary  acts.''  --Warton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  capitulary 
  adj  :  of  or  pertaining  to  an  ecclesiastical  chapter;  "capitular 
  estates"  [syn:  {capitular}] 




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