W.O.T.D.


WORD OF THE DAY
WORD OF THE DAY
CapstoneKAP-stohnPart of speech: nounOrigin: Middle English, 1350s
1A stone fixed on top of something, typically a wall.2(Archaeology) A large flat stone forming a roof over the chamber of a megalithic tomb.
 
Examples of Capstone in a sentence “Timothy chose white capstones for the top of the wall for the way they reflected the light.” “The capstone was several hundred pounds, and it took all the assembled archaeologists some time to pry it loose.”