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  • Written material to be read by viewers that is included in a film or television show, typically presenting credits, narration, or dialogue. Often used in the plural.
  • A written piece of translated dialogue superimposed at the bottom of the frame during a film; a subtitle.
  • Law A heading that names a document, statute, or proceeding.
  • A division of a law book, declaration, or bill, generally larger than a section or article.
  • A written work that is published or about to be published: the titles in a press's fall catalog.
  • Law The coincidence of all the elements that constitute the fullest legal right to control and dispose of property or a claim.
  • Law The aggregate evidence that gives rise to a legal right of possession or control.
  • Law The instrument, such as a deed, that constitutes this evidence.
  • Something that provides a basis for or justifies a claim.
  • A legitimate or alleged right. See Synonyms at claim.
  • A formal appellation attached to the name of a person or family by virtue of office, rank, hereditary privilege, noble birth, or attainment or used as a mark of respect.
  • A descriptive name; an epithet.
  • Sports A championship.
  • Ecclesiastical A source of income or area of work required of a candidate for ordination in the Church of England.
  • Ecclesiastical A Roman Catholic church in or near Rome having a cardinal for its nominal head.
  • To give a title to; entitle.
  • To call by a name; style.