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To Cap-1 (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

To Cap-1

To take off one’s hat or cap. To cap the quadrangle; a lesson of humility, or rather servility, taught undergraduates at the university, where they are obliged to cross the area of the college cap in hand, in reverence to the fellows who sometimes walk there. The same ceremony is observed on coming on the quarter deck of ships of war, although no officer should be on it.

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

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