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Definition of Capture
CaptureCapture Cap"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Captured; p. pr. & vb.
To seize or take possession of by force, surprise, or
stratagem; to overcome and hold; to secure by effort.
Her heart is like some fortress that has been captured.
--W. Ivring. CaptureCapture Cap"ture, n. [L. capture, fr. caper to take: cf. F.
capture. See Caitiff, and cf. aptive.]
1. The act of seizing by force, or getting possession of by
superior power or by stratagem; as, the capture of an
enemy, a vessel, or a criminal.
Even with regard to captures made at sea.
2. The securing of an object of strife or desire, as by the
power of some attraction.
3. The thing taken by force, surprise, or stratagem; a prize;
Syn: Seizure; apprehension; arrest; detention.
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