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plural of caption
as in translations
an explanation or description accompanying a pictorial illustration for the school yearbook, funny captions were written for snapshots showing a typical day at school

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as in titles
a word or series of words often in larger letters placed at the beginning of a passage or at the top of a page in order to introduce or categorize the textbook features cleverly worded captions to capture the reader's attention

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present tense third-person singular of caption

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“Captions.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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