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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A capstone.

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  • n. capstone

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A stone for coping. See coping.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The upper or top stone; a stone forming part of a coping.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a final touch; a crowning achievement; a culmination
  • n. a stone that forms the top of wall or building

Etymologies

cope2 + stone.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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