HyperDic: capitulation

English > 3 senses of the word capitulation:
NOUNcommunicationcapitulationa document containing the terms of surrender
communicationcapitulationa summary that enumerates the main parts of a topic / topic
actcapitulation, fall, surrenderthe act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions)
capitulation > pronunciation
Soundskahpih.chahley'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > capitulation: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA document containing the terms of surrender.
Broaderdocument, written document, paperswriting that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
English > capitulation: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA summary that enumerates the main parts of a topic / topic.
Narrowerrecapitulation, recap, reviewA summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
Broadersummary, sum-upA brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form
Spanishcapitulación
English > capitulation: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions).
Example"they were protected until the capitulation of the fort"
Synonymsfall, surrender
BroaderlossThe act of losing someone or something
Spanishcapitulación
Catalancapitulació
Verbscapitulatesurrender under agreed conditions

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