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Ca·pone

 (kə-pōn′), Alphonse Known as "Al." Also called "Scarface." 1899-1947.
American gangster who ruthlessly ruled the Chicago underworld and was imprisoned (1931-1939) for tax evasion.

Capone

(kəˈpəʊn)
n
(Biography) Alphonse, called Al. 1899–1947, US gangster in Chicago during Prohibition

Ca•pone

(kəˈpoʊn)

n.
Al(phonse) ( “Scarface” ), 1899–1947, U.S. gangster and Prohibition-era bootlegger, probably born in Italy.
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Noun1.Capone - United States gangster who terrorized Chicago during prohibition until arrested for tax evasion (1899-1947)Capone - United States gangster who terrorized Chicago during prohibition until arrested for tax evasion (1899-1947)
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