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Cap vs. Taxi — What's the Difference?

Cap vs. Taxi — What's the Difference?

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Cap

A cap is a kind of soft and flat headgear, usually with a visor. Caps have crowns that fit very close to the head.
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Taxi

A motor vehicle licensed to transport passengers in return for payment of a fare and typically fitted with a taximeter
I'll take a taxi from the air terminal
A taxi driver wanted five dollars to drive me to my hotel
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Cap

A kind of soft, flat hat without a brim and typically with a peak
A man wearing a raincoat and a flat cap
Her cap of dark hair
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Taxi

(of an aircraft) move slowly along the ground before take-off or after landing
The plane taxied to a halt at the terminal
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Cap

A protective lid or cover for an object such as a bottle, the point of a pen, or a camera lens
A glass bottle with a screw cap
A lens cap from a camera
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Taxi

Take a taxi as a means of transport
I would taxi home and sleep till eight
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Cap

An upper limit imposed on spending or borrowing
He raised the cap on local authority spending
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Taxi

A taxicab.
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Cap

A contraceptive diaphragm.
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Taxi

To be transported by taxi.
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Cap

The broad upper part of the fruiting body of most mushrooms and toadstools, at the top of a stem and bearing gills or pores.
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Taxi

To move slowly on the ground or on the surface of the water before takeoff or after landing
An airplane taxiing down the runway.
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Cap

Short for percussion cap
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Taxi

To transport by or as if by taxi
Taxied the children to dance class.
Taxi documents to a law office.
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Cap

Short for capitalization
Small-cap stocks
Mid-cap companies
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Taxi

To cause (an aircraft) to taxi.
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Cap

Put a lid or cover on
He capped his pen
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Taxi

A vehicle that may be hired for single journeys by members of the public, driven by a taxi driver.
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Cap

Provide a fitting climax or conclusion to
He capped a memorable season by becoming champion of champions
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Taxi

(aviation) The movement of an aircraft across an airport's surface under its own power; a phase of aircraft operation involving this movement.
During taxi, the flaps and slats are extended and the second engine (if not already running) is started.
Seat belts must be kept fastened during taxi, takeoff, turbulence, and landing.
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Cap

Place a limit or restriction on (prices, expenditure, or borrowing)
Council budgets will be capped
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Taxi

(South Africa) A share taxi.
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Cap

Be chosen as a member of a particular sports team, especially a national one
He was capped ten times by England
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Taxi

To move an aircraft on the ground under its own power.
Taxi down the runway
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Cap

Confer a university degree on.
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Taxi

To travel by taxicab.
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Cap

A usually soft and close-fitting head covering, either having no brim or with a visor.
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Taxi

Same as taxicab.
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Cap

A special head covering worn to indicate rank, occupation, or membership in a particular group
A cardinal's cap.
A sailor's cap.
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Taxi

Any vehicle that carries passengers for a fare, as a water taxi.
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Cap

An academic mortarboard. Used especially in the phrase cap and gown.
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Taxi

A car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
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Cap

A protective cover or seal, especially one that closes off an end or a tip
A bottle cap.
A 35-millimeter lens cap.
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Taxi

Travel slowly;
The plane taxied down the runway
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Cap

A crown for covering or sealing a tooth.
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Taxi

Ride in a taxicab
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Cap

A truck cap.
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Cap

A tread for a worn pneumatic tire.
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Cap

A fitted covering used to seal a well or large pipe.
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Cap

Chiefly Southern US See eye.
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Cap

A summit or top, as of a mountain.
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Cap

An upper limit; a ceiling
Placed a cap on mortgage rates.
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Cap

(Architecture) The capital of a column.
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Cap

The top part, or pileus, of a mushroom.
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Cap

A calyptra.
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Cap

A percussion cap.
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Cap

A small explosive charge enclosed in paper for use in a toy gun.
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Cap

Any of several sizes of writing paper, such as foolscap.
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Cap

(Sports) An appearance by a player in an international soccer game, traditionally rewarded with a hat.
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Cap

A capital letter.
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Cap

Capital
Venture cap.
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Cap

Capitalization
Market cap.
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Cap

To cover, protect, or seal with a cap.
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Cap

To award a special cap to as a sign of rank or achievement
Capped the new women nurses at graduation.
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Cap

To lie over or on top of; cover
Hills capped with snow.
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Cap

To apply the finishing touch to; complete
Cap a meal with dessert.
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Cap

To follow with something better; surpass or outdo
Capped his last trick with a disappearing act that brought the audience to its feet.
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Cap

To set an upper limit on
Decided to cap cost-of-living increases.
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Cap

To capitalize.
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Cap

A close-fitting hat, either brimless or peaked.
The children were all wearing caps to protect them from the sun.
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Cap

A special hat to indicate rank, occupation, etc.
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Cap

An academic mortarboard.
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Cap

A protective cover or seal.
He took the cap off the bottle and splashed himself with some cologne.
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Cap

A crown for covering a tooth.
He had golden caps on his teeth.
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Cap

The summit of a mountain, etc.
There was snow on the cap of the mountain.
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Cap

An artificial upper limit or ceiling.
We should put a cap on the salaries, to keep them under control.
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Cap

The top part of a mushroom.
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Cap

(toy) A small amount of percussive explosive in a paper strip or plastic cup for use in a toy gun.
Billy spent all morning firing caps with his friends, re-enacting storming the beach at Normandy.
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Cap

A small explosive device used to detonate a larger charge of explosives.
He wired the cap to the bundle of dynamite, then detonated it remotely.
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Cap

(slang) A bullet used to shoot someone.
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Cap

A lie or exaggeration.
No cap
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Cap

(sport) A place on a national team; an international appearance.
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Cap

(obsolete) The top, or uppermost part; the chief.
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Cap

(obsolete) A respectful uncovering of the head.
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Cap

(zoology) The whole top of the head of a bird from the base of the bill to the nape of the neck.
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Cap

(architecture) The uppermost of any assemblage of parts.
The cap of column, door, etc.; a capital, coping, cornice, lintel, or plate
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Cap

Something covering the top or end of a thing for protection or ornament.
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Cap

(nautical) A collar of iron or wood used in joining spars, as the mast and the topmast, the bowsprit and the jib boom; also, a covering of tarred canvas at the end of a rope.
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Cap

(geometry) A portion of a spherical or other convex surface.
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Cap

A large size of writing paper.
Flat cap; foolscap; legal cap
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Cap

(finance) Capitalization.
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Cap

(informal) An uppercase or capital letter.
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Cap

(electronics) A capacitor.
Parasitic caps.
I had to replace the caps in that thing to get it to work again.
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Cap

(colloquial) A recording or screenshot.
Anyone have a cap of the games last night?
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Cap

(slang) A capsule of a drug.
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Cap

(colloquial) A capitalist.
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Cap

Capillary
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Cap

(obsolete) A wooden drinking-bowl with two handles.
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Cap

(transitive) To cover or seal with a cap.
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Cap

(transitive) To award a cap as a mark of distinction.
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Cap

(transitive) To lie over or on top of something.
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Cap

(transitive) To surpass or outdo.
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Cap

(transitive) To set an upper limit on something.
Cap wages.
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Cap

(transitive) To make something even more wonderful at the end.
That really capped my day.
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Cap

To select a player to play for a specified side.
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Cap

To shoot (someone) with a firearm.
If he don't get outta my hood, I'm gonna cap his ass.
In a school shooting, where some kid caps a bunch of other kids, where did he get the weapon? From a family member, probably their gun cabinet.
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Cap

To lie; to tell a lie.
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Cap

To select to play for the national team.
Peter Shilton is the most capped English footballer.
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Cap

To salute by uncovering the head respectfully.
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Cap

To deprive of a cap.
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Cap

To convert text to uppercase.
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Cap

(transitive) To take a screenshot or to record a copy of a video.
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Cap

A covering for the head
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Cap

The top, or uppermost part; the chief.
Thou art the cap of all the fools alive.
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Cap

A respectful uncovering of the head.
He that will give a cap and make a leg in thanks.
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Cap

The whole top of the head of a bird from the base of the bill to the nape of the neck.
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Cap

Anything resembling a cap in form, position, or use
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Cap

A large size of writing paper; as, flat cap; foolscap; legal cap.
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Cap

To cover with a cap, or as with a cap; to provide with a cap or cover; to cover the top or end of; to place a cap upon the proper part of; as, to cap a post; to cap a gun.
The bones next the joint are capped with a smooth cartilaginous substance.
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Cap

To deprive of cap.
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Cap

To complete; to crown; to bring to the highest point or consummation; as, to cap the climax of absurdity.
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Cap

To salute by removing the cap.
Tom . . . capped the proctor with the profoundest of bows.
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Cap

To match; to mate in contest; to furnish a complement to; as, to cap text; to cap proverbs.
Now I have him under girdle I'll cap verses with him to the end of the chapter.
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Cap

To uncover the head respectfully.
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Cap

A tight-fitting headdress
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Cap

A top (as for a bottle)
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Cap

A mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosive; can be used to initiate the reaction of a disrupting explosive
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Cap

Something serving as a cover or protection
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Cap

A fruiting structure resembling an umbrella that forms the top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom
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Cap

An upper limit on what is allowed;
They established a cap for prices
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Cap

Dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a tooth
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Cap

The upper part of a column that supports the entablature
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Cap

Lie at the top of;
Snow capped the mountains
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Cap

Restrict the number or amount of;
We had to cap the number of people we can accept into our club
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