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caporal

1 [kap-er-uhl, kap-uh-ral]
noun
a variety of tobacco.

Origin:
1840–50; short for French tabac du caporal tobacco of the corporal2

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caporal

2 [kap-uh-ral]
noun Southwestern U.S.
an overseer, especially of a cattle ranch.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Spanish: chief, manager < Italian; see corporal2

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caporal (ˌkæpəˈrɑːl)
 
n
a strong coarse dark tobacco
 
[C19: from French tabac du caporal corporal's tobacco, denoting its superiority to tabac du soldat soldier's tobacco]

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