Origin of capot1
noun, plural ca·pots [kuh-pohz; French ka-poh] /kəˈpoʊz; French kaˈpoʊ/.
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Historical Examples of capot
This, with forty for the capot, makes a hundred and sixty-three.The Sharper Detected and Exposed
Capot, ka-pot′, n. the winning of all the tricks at the game of piquet, and scoring forty.
Today (Apr. 4th) he asked me for a needle and thread to sew the sleeve of his capot which this ghost!La Ronge Journal, 1823