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capitular

[kuh-pich-uh-ler] /kəˈpɪtʃ ə lər/
noun
1.
a member of an ecclesiastical chapter.
2.
capitulars, the laws or statutes of a chapter or of an ecclesiastical council.
adjective
3.
Botany, capitate.
4.
pertaining to an ecclesiastical or other chapter.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Medieval Latin capitulāris, equivalent to capitul(um) chapter (literally, small head; see capitulum) + -āris -ar1
Related forms
capitularly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for capitular

capitular

/kəˈpɪtjʊlə/
adjective
1.
of or associated with a cathedral chapter
2.
of or relating to a capitulum
Derived Forms
capitularly, adverb
Word Origin
C17: from Medieval Latin capitulāris, from capitulumchapter
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