Origin of caporal1
Definition for caporal (2 of 2)
noun Southwestern U.S.
Origin of caporal2
Examples from the Web for caporal
A brown packet of caporal and a book of cigarette-papers—a cigarette rolled—how good it would be!
He entered the shop and emerged, not with caporal and cigarette-papers, but with the twelve Honduras stamps.
And he took a caporal from the packet before him and slowly lit it.The White Lie|William Le Queux
He took up his porcelain pipe and filled it from the blue packet of caporal that lay on the table with the oilskin cover.The Belovd Vagabond|William J. Locke
Couldn't find a bit of tobacco fit to smoke till we came to Strasburg, where I got some caporal.The History of Pendennis|William Makepeace Thackeray