from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • For names of actual capes, see the specific element of the names; for example, Hatteras, Cape; Good Hope, Cape of. Other geographic names beginning with Cape are entered under Cape; for example, Cape Town, South Africa; Cape York Peninsula.

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  • proper noun South Africa The Cape of Good Hope or Cape Province, South Africa


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