a member of an ecclesiastical chapter.
capitulars, the laws or statutes of a chapter or of an ecclesiastical council.
Botany, capitate.
pertaining to an ecclesiastical or other chapter.
Historical Examples

Ely Cathedral Anonymous
The Jesuits, 1534-1921 Thomas J. Campbell
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 8 Various
The English Church in the Middle Ages William Hunt
The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds
Parish Priests and Their People in the Middle Ages in England Edward L. Cutts
Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3) Richard Bagwell
Curious Church Customs Various
The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various

of or associated with a cathedral chapter
of or relating to a capitulum


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