capot

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capot

(kəˈpɒt)
n
(Card Games) piquet the winning of all the tricks by one player
[C17: from French]
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They wear a capot or surcoat, made of a blanket, a striped cotton shirt, cloth trousers, or leathern leggins, moccasins of deer-skin, and a belt of variegated worsted, from which are suspended the knife, tobacco-pouch, and other implements.
L'article Le graphene, un materiau [beaucoup moins que]miracle[beaucoup plus grand que] sous les capots est apparu en premier sur ALBAYANE .
These hunters are fine-looking men: dressed either in the usual fringed leather hunting-shirts, or in blue cloth capots. Their caps are of blue cloth, small, with a leader shade, and covered with streamers of ribbon, chiefly black, blue and red.
West is the Slave mountain & another that he [Grand Blanc] Gives no name, between the mountains there is numbers of small Rivers and little Lakes entirely Choaked up with Beaver Lodges--he says that he with a Good many of his relations [including his brothers, Tranquille and Beguirre (4)] Killed all the Beaver that they Brought from that Country in one [author's emphasis] of these Rivilets so of course they must be very numberous for he alone brought 170 Pluies exclusive of Robes Capots etc.
La plupart des voitures cachent sous leurs capots de belles motorisations japonaises mais avec un montage soit en Chine, soit en Inde ou en Thailande oE [beaucoup moins que]la main-d'oeuvre est bon marche pour amortir les couts[beaucoup plus grand que].
The sculptures reminiscent of tables are, moreover, subtitled Rechauds (after the pans that keep food warm in a buffet), while the hanging metal lids dressed with silicone are their corresponding Capots (French for "hoods" or "covers").
"Trash doesn't fall from the sky, it falls from our hands," says Michele Capots, media relations manager for Ocean Conservancy.
When we think of warm clothing in the early Red River Settlement, what comes to mind is probably capots, coats made from Hudson's Bay Company blankets.
Their capots [hooded cloaks] and trowsers of home-spun stuff, and their blue tuques (night caps) were all of the same cut and colour, which gave them an air of uniformity that added much to their military look ...
Depuis l'interieur du batiment, champs de ble et voitures se fondent dans une representation presque harmonieuse: "la plaine d'un cote et, de l'autre, les voitures a perte de vue etincelaient pareillement, le ble jaunissant, les capots et les toits aux couleurs metallisees, irradiantes" (163).
C'est en 2011 que Pipoye concoit des peintures digitales pour personnaliser des I-Pads et des capots de PC pour le cafe V.I.P de la FIAC au Grand Palais a Paris, precisent les initiateurs.