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capitally

[kap-i-tl-ee] /ˈkæp ɪ tl i/
adverb
1.
excellently; very well.
2.
in a manner involving capital punishment.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; capital1 + -ly
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  • It is beautifully staged and capitally photographed.
  • The vast majority of non-capitally sentenced prisoners will never have that opportunity so the real number is unknowable.
British Dictionary definitions for capitally

capitally

/ˈkæpɪtəlɪ/
adverb
1.
(mainly Brit) in an excellent manner; admirably
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