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Capitol
American English: /ˈkæpədl/
British English: /ˈkapɪt(ə)l/

noun

Cultural Note: Capitol - The Capitol

El Capitolio o sede del Congreso Congress de Estados Unidos, en Washington DC. Situado en Capitol Hill, a menudo la prensa emplea este nombre para hacer referencia al Congreso de EEUU.

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