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a sleeveless garment worn so as to hang over the shoulders, arms, and back
  • the mysterious figure wrapped his cape tightly around his shoulders

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an area of land that juts out into a body of water
  • residents fled the cape as the hurricane roared up the coast

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The first known use of cape was in the 14th century

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“Cape.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 28 January 2020.

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showing steady, earnest care and effort

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