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(Biography) Nicholas. 1616–54, English herbalist and astrologer; his unauthorized translation (1649) of the College of Physicians' Pharmacopoeia and his Herbal (1653) popularized herbalism
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(ˈkʌlˌpɛp ər)

Thomas (2nd Baron Culpeper of Thoresway), 1635–89, English colonial governor of Virginia 1680–83.
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3.40 Newmarket Sporting (50:30: 25:10) 13-16 Nationalism, 7-9 Emirates Dream, Absinthe, Taqleed, 6-8 Start Right, Ransom Note, Elliptical, 5-7 Pires, 3-5 Set The Trend, Capponi, 2-4 Credit Swap, Sweet Lightning, Proponent, Tiger Reigns, Circumvent, Steele Tango, 1-3 Breakheart, 0.5-2 Northern Fling, Sandor, Smokey Oakey, Taameer, Tartan Gigha, Dream Lodge, Pendragon, Viva Vettori, Colepeper, High Twelve, King Olav, Mirrored, Camerooney, Jo'burg, Speed Dating, Brunston, 0.1-1 The Cayterers, Directorship.
That means the short list consists of Proponent, Colepeper, Elliptical, Emirates Dream, Smokey Oakey, Absinthe, High Twelve, Taqleed, Speed Dating, Pires, Brunston, Viva Vettori and Breakheart.
Better options at 25-1 or bigger are ColePePeR (3.40) and last year's winner advanced, who has been getting closer to the winner's enclosure with his last two runs.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 1.40 Cosmic Moon, 2.15 Definightly, 2.45 Rimth, 3.20 Victoiore De Lyphar (nap), 3.55 Tellelle, 4.30 Kings Gambit, 5.00 Colepeper, 5.35 Royal Swain.
Fallon later teamed up with another trainer to have proved a fruitful ally in recent weeks, Mark Johnston, for a fairly uncomplicated triumph on Colepeper (13-8 joint-favourite) in the Food Festival Launches Here 1st September Handicap.
COLEPEPER makes the long trip from Mark Johnston's Middleham base to Brighton and he is one to note in the Food Festival Launches Here 1st September Handicap.
Colepeper looked to be on the road back when beaten just under a length on the Kempton allweather and it is intriguing that Johnston has opted to drop back to a sprint trip with this Cambridgeshire entry.
COLEPEPER showed signs of a return to form last time and can build on that encouraging impression at Brighton.
COLEPEPER showed signs of a return to formlast time and can build on that encouraging impression at Brighton.
Colepeper should get off the mark in the EBF Maiden Stakes at Thirsk.
(51) Shortly before his death in 1565, William Denton had acquired from Alexander Colepeper the rectory of Tonbridge including "all lands, tithes and the like in Tunbridge Warde alias Le Townewarde and Southborowe Warde, parcels of the said Rectory in Tunbridge." (52) With this purchase he joined Henry Carey, Lord Hunsdon as a leading landowner in the town.
(20) Duffy identifies him as Henry Crispe of Kings College Cambridge (23), a young cousin of the Thomas Culpepper (or Colepeper) who claimed that Behn's mother was his nurse (19).