a sleeveless garment of various lengths, fastened around the neck and falling loosely from the shoulders, worn separately or attached to a coat or other outer garment.
the capa of a bullfighter.
(of a matador or capeador during a bullfight) to induce and guide the charge of (a bull) by flourishing a capa.
a piece of land jutting into the sea or some other large body of water.
Northeastern U.S. Cape Cod.
Cape of Good Hope.
Nautical. (of a ship) to have good steering qualities.
(initial capital letter) pertaining to the Cape of Good Hope or to South Africa:
a Cape diamond.
a sleeveless garment like a cloak but usually shorter
a strip of material attached to a coat or other garment so as to fall freely, usually from the shoulders
a headland or promontory
noun the Cape
the SW region of South Africa, in Western Cape province
See Cape of Good Hope
A point or head of land projecting into a body of water.
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plural of caput. any head or headlike expansion on a structure, as on a bone. by or for each individual person: income per capita. Law. noting or pertaining to a method of dividing an estate by which all those equally related to the decedent take equal shares individually without regard to the number of lines […]
the city or town that is the official seat of government in a country, state, etc.: Tokyo is the capital of Japan. a city regarded as being of special eminence in some field of activity: New York is the dance capital of the world. capital letter. the wealth, whether in money or property, owned or […]