cap|i|tal|ly


cap|i|tal|ly
cap|i|tal|ly «KAP uh tuh lee», adverb.
1. very well; excellently: »

He acted the part of the butler capitally.

2. to an important degree; mainly; eminently. SYNONYM(S): principally.
3. in a manner involving a death penalty: »

to punish or accuse capitally.


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  • cap|i|tal|i|za|tion — «KAP uh tuh luh ZAY shuhn», noun. 1. a writing or printing with capital letters. 2. the act of capitalizing or the condition of being capitalized at a certain value. 3. a) the amount at which a company is capitalized; capital stock of a business …   Useful english dictionary

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