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- n. A steel skullcap formerly worn by members of the military.
- n. A kind of cavalry helmet seen in the English Civil War.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A hood-shaped bandage for the head, the shoulder, or the stump of an amputated limb.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small skull-cap of iron worn by light-armed men, such as archers, in the middle ages. Also written cappeline, chapeline.