Caput

Definition of Caput

Ca´put   Pronunciation: kā´pŭt
n.1.(Anat.) The head; also, a knoblike protuberance or capitulum.
2.The top or superior part of a thing.
3.(Eng.) The council or ruling body of the University of Cambridge prior to the constitution of 1856.
Your caputs and heads of colleges.
- Lamb.
Caput mortuum
(Old Chem.) The residuum after distillation or sublimation; hence, worthless residue.

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bulge, bump, excrescence, extrusion, gibbosity, gibbousness, hump, jut, prominence, protrusion, protuberance
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