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capital

[kap′itəl]
Etymology: L, caput, head
1 of the highest importance; involving danger to life.
2 of or pertaining to the head of the femur.

capital

An expenditure by an NHS institution on the acquisition of land, premises (including new and refurbished), equipment and vehicles etc. An expenditure is regarded as capital if it is in excess of £5,000.

capital

(căp′ĭ-tăl) [L. capitalis]
Pert. to the head.

capital

pertaining to the head.

capital femoral epiphysis
epiphysis of the head of the femur; its detachment represents a specific syndrome in pigs.
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However, the project will still replace smaller blades with larger but will also incorporate the new mandate of initial capital letters as described above.
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In business (as well as personal) interactions, sending messages in capital letters is a definite no-no.
The editors have printed the earliest version of each of the Lemaire texts, maintaining the original spelling and line breaks, while modernizing the punctuation and use of capital letters.
I can also accept capital letters on Holy Bible because these words constitute the title of a book and such words are generally capitalized.
One of the ways we distinguish between our trademark SPAM and the slang term "spam" is to put our trademark in all capital letters and the slang term in lower case letters.
The UK's largest organisation of blind people yesterday attacked a controversial decision to introduce capital letters into Britain's 130-year-old Braille system.
The system under consideration would use the ASTM D1418 nomenclature, where two to four capital letters are used to identify the polymer.
In such cases, the lowercase letters (without underlines) are specially designed to fit the space and cuddle up to the capital letters.
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