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Definitions of cap:

part of speech: verb transitive

To put on a cap: to cover the end or top:- pr. p. capping; pa. p. capped.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb

To cover the top end or orifice; to uncover as a mark of reverence or civility; to render complete; to invest with official distinction; to admit to professional honours by the act of capping.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: noun

A covering for the head: a cover: the top.

part of speech: noun

A cover for the head; a cover in general; the top or highest part; a mark of some office or dignity.

part of speech: noun

A covering for the head, usually without a brim; anything resembling such a head- covering; a small copper or brass shell used in exploding gun powder.

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