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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A rock that forms the top of wall or building; A final touch.

Usage examples (36)
  • The capstone is a MAN, whom the Masons cryptically call "Destiny".
  • The last top stone on the towers, called the capstone, was laid April 6, 1892.
  • The capstone was a little less than three feet square, so Simeon could not lie down.
  • Americans increasingly see marriage not as the gateway to adulthood but as a "capstone" for more
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