Capitol or Capital? [punishment]

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  • luckynumba23

    Senior Member
    English USA
    Yes. I was more specifically looking for the word that would be correct in Capital/Capitol punishment, as I have found both online...
     

    cuchuflete

    Senior Member
    EEUU-inglés
    From the WR English Definition for capital:


    B
    adjective
    1 capital, great, majuscule

    uppercase; "capital A"; "great A"; "many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script"



    2 capital

    of primary important; "our capital concern was to avoid defeat"



    3 capital

    punishable by death; "a capital offense"
     
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