how to pronounce capstone

/ˈkæpˌstoʊn/

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capstone is pronounced in two syllables

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kæpstoʊn

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An example use of capstone in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the longer and capstone documentary in …”

meanings of capstone

noun:

  1. Any of the stones making up the top layer of a wall; a coping stone.
  2. A crowning achievement, culmination or finishing touch.

verb:

  1. To train in the Capstone Military Leadership Program.
  2. To complete as a crowning achievement; to top off.

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