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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Castrated male chicken; Flesh of a castrated male chicken.

Usage examples (33)
  • Gives a new tang to game, roast turkey, capon or duck.
  • Editing a fashion magazine is like stuffing a capon with larks.
  • And a flask of good wine, with a capon from the palace kitchen.
  • One of his fowls was a large capon pheasant, as fat as a pullet. for more
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