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capuche

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noun ca·puche \kə-ˈpüch, -ˈpüsh\

Definition of capuche

  1. :  hood; especially :  the cowl of a Capuchin friar



Origin of capuche

Middle French, from Italian cappuccio, from cappa cloak, from Late Latin


First Known Use: circa 1600


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