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capt.

or CPT

1.
Military. captain.
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  • capt. Smith took prompt measures to secure redress, and inflict vengeance upon the savages.

  • That the tea on board the ship Polly, capt. Ayres, shall not be landed.

    Tea Leaves Various
  • capt. R——'s dog was in the practice of going messages, and even of bringing butchers' meat and other articles from Cupar.

    Anecdotes of Dogs Edward Jesse
  • That is, when capt. Percival did not talk; for he talked nothings.

    Daisy Elizabeth Wetherell
  • Well-known aeronaut, using the nom de plume of capt. Penfold.

British Dictionary definitions for capt.

Capt.

abbreviation
1.
Captain
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Capt.

captain
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