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  Words related to cap

Related / Similar Words: capital, chapiter, crownwork, detonator, detonating device, ceiling, pileus, crest

 

Definition:
  • a tight-fitting headdress;
  • a top (as for a bottle);
  • something serving as a cover or protection;
  • the upper part of a column that supports the entablature;
  • dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a tooth;
  • a mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosive; can be used to initiate the reaction of a disrupting explosive;
  • an upper limit on what is allowed; "they established a cap for prices";
  • a fruiting structure resembling an umbrella that forms the top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom;
  • restrict the number or amount of; "We had to cap the number of people we can accept into our club";
  • lie at the top of; "Snow capped the mountains";

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    Hyponyms: balaclava, balaclava helmet, Balmoral, bluebonnet, baseball cap, jockey cap, golf cap, bathing cap, swimming cap, beret, biggin, biretta, calpac, calpack, kalpac, cloth cap, flat cap, cockscomb, coxcomb, coonskin cap, coonskin, fez, tarboosh, garrison cap, overseas cap, Glengarry, kalansuwa, kepi, peaked cap, service cap, yachting cap, liberty cap, mobcap, mortarboard, nightcap, pinner, sailor cap, shower cap, ski cap, stocking cap, toboggan cap, skullcap, tam, tam-o'-shanter, tammy, watch cap, wishing cap, bottlecap, bottle-cordk, radiator cap, distributor cap, ferrule, collet, hubcap, lens cap, lens cover, thimble, blasting cap, percussion cap, glass ceiling

     

    Part Meronyms: column, pillar, fungus

     

    Derivational Morphology: explode, detonate, blow up, set off, ceiling, peak, crown, crest, top, tip, summit

     

    Anagrams: APC, PAC, CPA

     

     
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