Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of captain.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of captain.

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Examples

  • _In the seventh year Jehoiada_ sent and took the captains of sent and took the captains of the Carians and runners, strengthened himself and _took the captains_, Azariah the son of Jeroham, and Ishmael the son of Jehohanan, and Azariah the son of Obed, and Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, into covenant with him.

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  • $11.25 AT WWW. SECURITYSYSTEMPLAZA.COM rushringleader I just heard the term captains of industries.

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  • He named his flying boats Clippers, aircraft speed was measured in knots, pilots were called captains, co-pilots became first officers, while pursers and stewards worked in the cabin.

    Helen Davey: Pan Am: A Dream Takes Flight (Part IV)

  • So I want to say a special thank you and congratulations to all the players who have played during this time, especially to Tana Umaga and Richie McCaw, the two long-term captains.

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  • It is an old trick, old as the class struggle is old -- stealing the captains from the army of labor.

    Chapter 6: Adumbrations

  • The men in charge of a crew, they were called captains.

    Vermilion Drift

  • The softball season ended with an All-Star Game between the team captains from the two divisions — enjoy the following pictures, which to me, are the essence of a summer day.

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  • But the trio of captains is meaningful because it puts a final stamp of legitimacy on an idea that seemed foreign when the 1990s began.

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  • Then I called the captains and told them what was toward, which seemed to alarm them very much.

    She and Allan

  • "So I want to say a special thank you and congratulations to all the players who have played during this time, especially to Tana Umaga and Richie McCaw, the two long-term captains."

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