What does recaption mean?

Definitions for recaption

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  1. recaption(Noun)

    The lawful claim and recovery, by a person, of goods wrongly taken from him

  2. recaption(Verb)

    To assign a new caption to.

    The newspaper was forced to recaption the photograph to avoid a libel suit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Recaption(noun)

    the act of retaking, as of one who has escaped after arrest; reprisal; the retaking of one's own goods, chattels, wife, or children, without force or violence, from one who has taken them and who wrongfully detains them

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Recaption

    rē-kap′shun, n. reprisal: (law) taking back goods, wife, or children from one who has no right to detain them.

Anagrams for recaption »

  1. captioner, precation


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of recaption in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of recaption in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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