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or CPT

Military, captain. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • capt. Smith took prompt measures to secure redress, and inflict vengeance upon the savages.

  • That the tea on board the ship Polly, capt. Ayres, shall not be landed.

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  • capt. R——'s dog was in the practice of going messages, and even of bringing butchers' meat and other articles from Cupar.

    Anecdotes of Dogs Edward Jesse
  • That is, when capt. Percival did not talk; for he talked nothings.

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  • Well-known aeronaut, using the nom de plume of capt. Penfold.

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