a national park in S central Utah: cliff dwellings and fossils. 397 sq. mi. (1028 sq. km).
of or relating to the Capitoline or to the ancient temple of Jupiter that stood on this hill. one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built. Contemporary Examples Caravaggio’s Grand Passions Adam Eaker June 10, 2010 Historical Examples Historic Tales, Volume 11 (of 15) Charles Morris Pagan and Christian Rome Rodolfo Lanciani […]
Biology. any globose or knoblike part, as a flower head or the head of a bone. Historical Examples The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds The Rise of the Mediaeval Church Alexander Clarence Flick Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5 Various Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice […]
to surrender unconditionally or on stipulated terms. to give up resistance: He finally capitulated and agreed to do the job my way. Contemporary Examples Why Did Netanyahu Release Palestinian Prisoners? Abraham Katsman August 5, 2013 ‘A Hijacking,’ the Somali Pirate Movie Without Tom Hanks, Is Fantastic Tom Sykes July 14, 2013 Sanctions Make War More […]
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 […]