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  1. cappingnoun

    The act of removing one's hat as a token of respect.

  2. cappingnoun

    rock that overlies a mineral deposit

  3. cappingnoun

    the process of covering a borehole in order to seal an oil well

  4. cappingnoun

    the selling of a security etc close to an expiry date

  5. cappingnoun

    the conversion of a polyhedron into a stellated polyhedron by raising a pyramid on each face

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  1. Capping

    of Cap

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of capping in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of capping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of capping in a Sentence

  1. Kim Kwang-rae:

    As the possibility of Russia ending the OPEC deal remains, that is capping further gains.

  2. National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority:

    Because of these exorbitant prices of catheter and balloon, which are many times higher than the stent price itself, the objective of price capping of stents gets diluted.

  3. Liu Jingde:

    The market was more stable after it slumped so heavily of late, the main reason may be some blue chip stocks were supporting the market, capping the indexes' falls.

  4. James Clapper:

    I've come around to the position some months ago that perhaps as at least an initial plateau, in the interest of getting something done, it might be worth considering capping what North Korea have now and then maybe on a much longer term basis trying, you know, to get them to reduce their nuclear holdings to zero, which I think is going to be very difficult.

  5. Greg Peters:

    The U.S. central bank is capping yields.

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    a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
    • A. monish
    • B. descant
    • C. fluster
    • D. gloat

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