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Custard Cap (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Custard Cap

The cap worn by the sword-bearer of the city of London, made hollow at the top like a custard.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

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