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English definition of “capture”

capture

verb [T]  /ˈkæp·tʃər/ us  

capture verb [T] (POSSESS)

to take someone as a prisoner, or to take something into your possession: These birds were captured in the wild in 1987.

capture verb [T] (RECORD)

to record sound or images, or to express a feeling: She captured the incident on video. Those songs capture the romantic mood of the movie.
capture
noun [U]  /ˈkæp·tʃər, -ʃər/ us  
They were shown on TV soon after their capture.
(Definition of capture from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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