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capsule

noun [C] uk   /ˈkæp.sjuːl/ us    /-səl/

capsule noun [C] (MEDICINE)

a small container with medicine inside that you swallow

capsule noun [C] (SPACECRAFT)

the part of a spacecraft in which the people on it live

capsule noun [C] (IN THE BODY)

specialized medical a flexible (= not stiff or fixed) structure surrounding an organ, joint, or other structure
Translations of “capsule”
in Korean 캡슐…
in Arabic كَبسولة…
in French capsule…
in Turkish hap, kapsül, uçağın gövdesi…
in Italian capsula…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藥物, 膠囊…
in Russian капсула, отсек…
in Polish kapsułka, kapsuła…
in Spanish cápsula…
in Portuguese cápsula…
in German die Kapsel…
in Catalan càpsula…
in Japanese カプセル…
in Chinese (Simplified) 药物, 胶囊…
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