Definition of Capture. Meaning of Capture. Synonyms of Capture

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Definition of Capture

Capture
Capture Cap"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Captured; p. pr. & vb. n. Capturing.] 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.
Capture
Capture 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. --Bluckstone. 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; prey. Syn: Seizure; apprehension; arrest; detention.

Meaning of Capture from wikipedia

- Capture may refer to: Asteroid capture, a phenomenon in which an asteroid enters a stable orbit around another body "Capture" a song by Simon Townshend...
- Play media Motion capture (sometimes referred as mo-cap or mocap, for short) is the process of recording the movement of objects or people. It is used...
- The Capture may refer to: The Capture (film), a 1950 drama film directed by John Sturges The Capture (TV series), a British mystery crime-drama series...
- Lightphase Capture 2 (changed name to "Capture One" from version 2.7) Capture One PRO, Capture One DB, Capture One LE Capture One 3 Capture One 4 – Capture One...
- Image Capture is an application program from Apple that enables users to upload pictures from digital cameras or scanners which are either connected directly...
- Electron capture (K-electron capture, also K-capture, or L-electron capture, L-capture) is a process in which the proton-rich nucleus of an electrically...
- In politics, regulatory capture (also client politics) is a corruption of authority that occurs when a political entity, policymaker, or regulatory agency...
- Video capture is the process of converting an analog video signal—such as that produced by a video camera, DVD player, or television tuner—to digital...
- Capture the flag (CTF) is a traditional outdoor sport where two or more teams each have a flag (or other markers) and the objective is to capture the...
- Neutron capture is a nuclear reaction in which an atomic nucleus and one or more neutrons collide and merge to form a heavier nucleus. Since neutrons...
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