Definitions of capsule:
  • noun:   a pill in the form of a small rounded gelatinous container with medicine inside
  • noun:   a small container
  • noun:   a structure that encloses a body part
  • noun:   a dry dehiscent seed vessel or the spore-containing structure of e.g. mosses
  • noun:   a spacecraft designed to transport people and support human life in outer space
  • noun:   a pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency; then the pilot descends by parachute
  • noun:   a shortened version of a written work
  • verb:   enclose in a capsule
  • verb:   put in a short or concise form; reduce in volume

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