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When used as specific designations within a particular article, with or without numerals, capitalize Table, Tables, Figure, and Figures.summarized in Table 2 as seen in the Table the middle third of the basilar artery (Figure 2) Do not capitalize the following words, even when used as specific designators, unless used as part of a heading or title:But: Step I diet, Schedule II drug, and Axis I of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Fourth Edition)

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