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cap·o·ral

 (kăp′ər-əl, kăp′ə-răl′)
n.
A strong dark tobacco.

[French, short for (tabac de) caporal, corporal('s tobacco), from Italian caporale, from capo, head; see capo1.]
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caporal

(ˌkæpəˈrɑːl)
n
a strong coarse dark tobacco
[C19: from French tabac du caporal corporal's tobacco, denoting its superiority to tabac du soldat soldier's tobacco]
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cap•o•ral

(ˈkæp ər əl, ˌkæp əˈræl)

n.
a variety of tobacco.
[1840–50]
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