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Capitoline

[ kap-i-tl-ahyn ]
/ ˈkæp ɪ tlˌaɪn /
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adjective
of or relating to the Capitoline or to the ancient temple of Jupiter that stood on this hill.
noun
one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built.
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Origin of Capitoline

From the Latin word Capitōlīnus, dating back to 1610–20. See Capitol, -ine1
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British Dictionary definitions for Capitoline

Capitoline
/ (ˈkæpɪtəˌlaɪn, kəˈpɪtəʊ-) /

noun
the Capitoline the most important of the Seven Hills of Rome. The temple of Jupiter was on the southern summit and the ancient citadel on the northern summit
adjective
of or relating to the Capitoline or the temple of Jupiter
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