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cap

n. slang for maximum, as the most interest that can be charged on an "adjustable rate" promissory note.

cap

noun ceiling, greatest amount, lid, limit, maxiium amount

cap

verb complete, conclude, end, finish, finish off, get done, get through with, perfect, terminate
See also: culminate, culmination, finish, pinnacle, surpass

CAP

abbreviation for COMMON AGRICULTURAL POLICY.
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Take out the floor mats so the entire serving area can be sweep and mopped with warm water and a capful of bleach.
Lois Ross, interior designer and owner of A Step Above gallery, answers: I put about a capful of vinegar into a cup of water and dip a soft, white cloth--a diaper is great--into the water and gently wipe the piece.
Preventive measures include frequent handwashing, especially after diaper changes; disinfection of contaminated surfaces by household cleaners (such as diluted bleach solution made by mixing 1 capful of household bleach containing chlorine with 1 gallon water), and washing soiled articles of clothing.
AT his NGRC inquiry on Tuesday into the positive sample from Deerfield Sunset, Owen McKenna told the stewards he gave his Derby ace a capful of sherry with meals.
16) Users may offer GHB at parties by the capful, teaspoonful, dropperful, or unmeasured swig.
The one we have learned over the past two decades is that the regulation of the flow of money in politics requires a capful and highly nuanced balancing of interests worked out in the context of real-life situations.
Diphenhydramine syrup had occasionally been given in varying doses, either by capful or dropperful.
Once or twice a day I put a capful in my mouth, swish around and expel (don't swallow it).
Some gardeners swear by adding a capful of vodka or gin to the water, or dissolving an aspirin in the water.
It says a capful but I just pour it around a little.
Pure concentrated fabric softener Although this is concentrated I felt it needed more than the recommended single capful for a load.