Definition of caption. Meaning of caption. Synonyms of caption

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Definition of caption

Caption Cap"tion, n. [L. captio, fr. caper to take. In senses 3 and 4, perhaps confounded in meaning with L. caput a head. See Capacious.] 1. A caviling; a sophism. [Obs.] This doctrine is for caption and contradiction. --Bacon. 2. The act of taking or arresting a person by judicial process. [R.] --Bouvier. 3. (Law) That part of a legal instrument, as a commission, indictment, etc., which shows where, when, and by what authority, it was taken, found, or executed. --Bouvier. --Wharton. 4. The heading of a chapter, section, or page. [U. S.]

Meaning of caption from wikipedia

- wikipedia's guideline on the use of image captions, see wikipedia:manual of style (captions) caption may refer to: caption (comics convention), a small press
- caption is an annual comic convention specialising in british small press comics. it was first held in oxford in january 1992, subsequently being held
- photo captions, also known as cutlines, are a few lines of text used to explain or elaborate on published photographs. in some cases captions and cutlines
- closed captioning (cc) and subtitling are both processes of displaying text on a television, video screen, or other visual display to provide additional
- a caption contest or caption competition is a competition between multiple parti****nts, who are required to give the best description for a certain image
- superman costume is the costume of the fictional comic book character superman, a superhero appearing in dc comics. though the suit has been drawn many
- adri nital is a fictional character in the marvel universe. adri nital first appeared in tomb of dracula #28-29 (january – february 1975), and was created
- everything's archie was a comic book published by archie comics from 1969 to 1991. the title served as a vehicle for showcasing the newly created archie
- australian caption centre (acc), co-founded by adam salzer and alexandra hynes in 1982. in 2005, acc sold its commercial operations including captioning services