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chape

 (chāp, chăp)
n.
A metal tip or mounting on a scabbard or sheath.

[Middle English, from Old French, hood, head covering, from Late Latin cappa, hooded cloak.]

chape

(tʃeɪp)
n
1. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a metal tip or trimming for a scabbard
2. (Clothing & Fashion) the metal tongue of a buckle
[C14: from Old French: hood, metal cover, from Late Latin cappa cap]
ˈchapeless adj

chape

(tʃeɪp)

n.
the lowermost terminal mount of a scabbard.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French: (metal) covering < Late Latin cappa; see cap1, cape1]
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Thirteen lace chapes (also known as aglets or aiglets), one with tiny remnants of lace still inside the tube, together with fragments of garments with eyelets indicate their use as fastening strings.
Gridley DS, Slater JM, Luo-Owen X, Rizvi A, Chapes SK, Stodieck LS, Ferguson VL, Pecaut MJ.
Buckles like this without chapes are often considered to be garter buckles, although this one seems a bit big for this.
me hacia esos telefonos o nos haciamos cola de caballo o nos haciamos chapes.
Monday SR, Vath GM, Ferens WA, Deobald C, Rago JV, Gahr PJ, Monie DD, Iandolo JJ, Chapes SK, Davis WC, Ohlendorf DH, Schlievert PM, Bohach GA.
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Inflation rose in the second quarter mainly due to food prices, value added tax chapes and oil prices.
It appeared that Riesbeck's white T-shirt and the glove of another fan, Michael Chapes of Hills Corner, Wis.
For more information, please contact Farah Chapes at 678/728-1950, or visit the ACRI website at www.
Lot 1: Gros oeuvre chapes carrelage/ faence chafaudage ravalement cloisons / doublages.