EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French capitulation.

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NounEdit

capitulation (countable and uncountable, plural capitulations)

  1. A reducing to heads or articles; a formal agreement.
  2. The act of capitulating or surrendering to an enemy upon stipulated terms; the act of ceasing to resist an opponent or an unwelcome demand.
  3. The instrument containing the terms of an agreement or surrender.
  4. An enumeration of the main parts of a subject.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

capitulation f (plural capitulations)

  1. capitulation

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