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adjective formal     per capita pronunciation in American English
/pər ˈkæpɪtə/
  1. based on calculations that show the average amount for each person affected

    a rise in per capita income

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     per capita pronunciation in American English

Britain spends more per capita on defense than many other European countries.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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