a short piece of text under a picture in a book, magazine, newspaper or gallery which describes the picture or explains what the people in it are doing or saying.
A phrase or sentence that accompanies a picture. Also called a 'legend'.
(1) An advertisement's headline; (2) The text accompanying an illustration or photograph.
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(n) Caption is the heading of the court documents containing the names of plaintiff, defendant, petition or case number, name of the court etc pertaining to the case. Different courts or courts in different jurisdiction practices different form of caption formatsFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21213
- brief description accompanying an illustration 2. [v] - provide with a caption, as of a photograph or a drawingFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=caption
• (n.) A caviling; a sophism. • (n.) That part of a legal instrument, as a commission, indictment, etc., which shows where, when, and by what authority, it was taken, found, or executed. • (n.) The heading of a chapter, section, or page. • (n.) The act of taking or arresting a person by judicial process.Caption: words in the def...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/caption/
brief description accompanying an illustrationFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=caption
CAPTION is an annual comic convention specialising in British small press comics. It was first held in Oxford in January 1992, subsequently being held in summer each year. Loosely based around a theme, each year`s event offers panels and workshops related to small press comics along with the opportunity to buy and sell t...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caption_(comics_convention)
[ Latin captio
, from caper
to take. In senses 3 and 4, perhaps confounded in meaning with Latin caput
a head. See Capacious
A caviling; a sophism. [ Obsolete] « This doctrine is for caption
and contradiction. Bacon.
»...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/22
A brief description of a picture, graph, table, or diagram.Found on http://www.word-mart.com/html/glossary.html
A heading required on all pleadings (court documents), listing the name and contact information of the lawyer or self-represented party, identifying the court in which the case is filed, and stating the names of the parties, the case number, and the title of the document.Found on http://www.nolo.com/dictionary/caption-term.html
A sentence underneath a picture explaining what it is.Found on http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/school_report/4791411.stm
A still image with text. It could be a way of illustrating someone being interviewing on the phone (with a picture of where they are, or what the story is about, plus some text giving their name). It could be a still picture or photo illustrating the story.Found on http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/school_report/4791411.stm
A textual representation of the audio information in a video program. Captions are usually intended for the hearing impaired, and therefore include additional text to identify the person speaking, offscreen sounds, and so on.Found on http://www.videohelp.com/glossary?C
brief description accompanying an illustrationFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/310886
brief description accompanying an illustrationFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/680717
caption 1. A brief description accompanying an illustration. 2. Translation of foreign dialogue for a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen; such as, a printed explanation in a motion picture or on television; especially, a translation of dialogue accompanying a scene or an explanation preceding a scene. 3. To provide...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/368/2
Heading on legal document listing parties, court, case number and related information.Found on http://www.pacourts.us/learn/legal-glossary
in a pleading, deposition or other paper connected with a case in court, it is the heading or introductory clause which shows the names of the parties, name of the court, number of the case on the docket or calendar, etc.Found on https://www.nycourts.gov/lawlibraries/glossary.shtml
In print, short pieces of text placed below or beside pictures to describe them and identify the photographers and/or owners. Also called a cutline. In television, information superimposed over a picture, usually at the top or bottom of the screen, describing what is being shown. Often used to name and describe the person speaking.Found on http://www.thenewsmanual.net/Resources/glossary.html
Incorrect use describes the line or lines of text that describe and run under a picture or illustration. Pedantically it is a headline above an illustration that serves the same purpose. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829
n. the first section of any written legal pleading (papers) to be filed, which contains the name, address, telephone number of the attorney, the person or persons the attorney represents, the court name, the title of the case, the number of the case, and the title of the documents (complaint, accusation, answer, motion, etc.). Each jurisdiction has...Found on http://dictionary.law.com/Default.xhtml?selected=137
See titles.Found on https://www.dur.ac.uk/m.p.thompson/filmterms.htm
statement of the subjects represented by a notation in a classification scheme A caption may have to be read in conjunction with its hierarchical context. It need not be as complete or as self-contained as a scope note or even a preferred term in a thesaurus.
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Text printed below a picture used to describe it and who took it. Sometimes called a cutline.Found on http://www.journalism.co.uk/terms-definitions-dictionary-terminology-words/
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