capital (adj.) Old form(s): Capitall
main, chief, principal
1H4 III.ii.110[King Henry to Prince Hal, of Douglas] Whose high deeds ... / Holds from all soldiers chief majority / And military title capital
H5 V.ii.96[King Henry to Queen Isabel, of Katherine] She is our capital demand
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