chapiter

noun
chap·​i·​ter | \ˈcha-pə-tər \

Definition of chapiter 

: the capital of a column

First Known Use of chapiter

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chapiter

Middle English chapitre, modification of Anglo-French chapitral, probably blend of capital capital and chapitre chapter

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