a finishing stone of a structure.
the crowning achievement, point, element, or event.
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one of a set of slabs on the top of a wall, building, etc
(mountaineering) a chockstone occurring at the top of a gully or chimney
a crowning achievement; peak: the capstone of his career
a person who is at the head of or in authority over others; chief; leader. an officer ranking in most armies above a first lieutenant and below a major. an officer in the U.S. Navy ranking above a commander and below a rear admiral or a commodore. a military leader. an officer in the police […]
a powder, C 9 H 8 Cl 3 NO 2 S, of white to cream color, used as a fungicide on vegetables, fruits, and flowers.
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capital letters. (in prescriptions) a capsule. a close-fitting covering for the head, usually of soft supple material and having no visor or brim. a brimless head covering with a visor, as a baseball cap. mobcap. a headdress denoting rank, occupation, religious order, or the like: a nurse’s cap. mortarboard (def 2). Mathematics. the symbol ∩, […]