advocacy or approval of capitulation.
the act of capitulating. the document containing the terms of a surrender. a list of the headings or main divisions of a subject; a summary or enumeration. Often, capitulations. a treaty or agreement by which subjects of one country residing or traveling in another are extended extraterritorial rights or special privileges, especially such a treaty […]
Biology. any globose or knoblike part, as a flower head or the head of a bone. Historical Examples Handbook of Medical Entomology William Albert Riley A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 1 of 2) Charles Darwin The New Gresham Encyclopedia Various A New Order of Fishlike Amphibia From the Pennsylvanian of Kansas Theodore H. […]
a small marine bivalve of the genus Placuna, especially P. placenta, common in Philippine coastal waters and some other parts of the Pacific Ocean. Also called windowpane shell, windowglass shell. the squarish, translucent inner shell of Placuna used in making lamps, windowpane, and decorative objects. Historical Examples A Woman’s Impression of the Philippines Mary H. […]
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 ∩, used to indicate the intersection of […]