redcap

[ red-kap ]
/ ˈrɛdˌkæp /

noun

a baggage porter at a railroad station.
British Informal. a member of the military police.

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Origin of redcap

First recorded in 1530–40; red1 + cap1
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British Dictionary definitions for redcap

redcap
/ (ˈrɛdˌkæp) /

noun

British informal a military police officer
US and Canadian a porter at an airport or station
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