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capa

[kah-puh] /ˈkɑ pə/
noun
1.
the red cloak of a bullfighter, used chiefly in attracting the attention of the bull and guiding the course of its attack.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; < Spanish < Late Latin cappa; see cape1
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British Dictionary definitions for capas

Capa

/ˈkæpə/
noun
1.
Robert, real name André Friedmann. 1913–54, Hungarian photographer, who established his reputation as a photojournalist during the Spanish Civil War.
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CAPA

Critical Aquifer Protection Area
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