service cap


Definition of service cap

: a flat-topped visor cap worn as part of a military uniform — compare garrison cap

Examples of service cap in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Most home broadband services cap upload speeds at a much lower rate than download speeds. Klint Finley, Wired, "YouTube Slashes Video Quality to Save Bandwidth," 24 Mar. 2020 Nearly everyone wears a service cap: Army, Navy, Marines, World War II, Korea, Vietnam. Donald Bradley, kansascity, "This Vietnam veteran’s untold war stories may be keeping him from getting VA benefits," 22 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of service cap

circa 1908, in the meaning defined above

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“Service cap.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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