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capsulenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkæp·səl, -sul/

capsule noun [C] (MEDICINE)

a ​measuredamount of ​medicine in a very ​small, ​rounded, ​softcontainer which is ​swallowed

capsule noun [C] (SPACECRAFT)

the ​part of an ​old-fashionedspacecraft where ​peoplelived and in which they ​returned to ​earth: the Apollo 11 capsule
(Definition of capsule from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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capsulenoun [C]

uk   /ˈkæp.sjuːl/  us   /-səl/

capsule noun [C] (MEDICINE)

a ​smallcontainer 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)structuresurrounding an ​organ, ​joint, or other ​structure in the ​body
(Definition of capsule from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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