Caput vs Capita - What's the difference?

caput | capita |


As nouns the difference between caput and capita

is that caput is (anatomy) the head while capita is person.

caput

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (anatomy) The head.
  • (anatomy) A knob-like protuberance or capitulum.
  • The top or superior part of a thing.
  • (UK) The council or ruling body of the University of Cambridge prior to the constitution of 1856.
  • * Lamb
  • Your caputs and heads of colleges.

    capita

    English

    Noun

  • person
  • We will calculate the average per-capita .
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