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  • v. Present participle of caponize.

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Examples

  • The worst of the lot was a random article in a North Carolina newspaper from 1939 where the columnist was offering caponisation demonstrations to all comers after readers had reunited him or her with the equipment (‘We mentioned that we had loaned our caponizing set to someone and forgot who borrowed it.’) …

    Fowl Play « Awful Library Books

  • First, Caleb and I built the chicken coop; now, we must set up the caponizing station.

    MY EMPIRE OF DIRT

  • His initial wager is that fifteen of the twenty-five will survive long enough to be eaten; now, in light of the information about what caponizing entails and how much of it there is to be done, Caleb says he needs more time to reconsider his bet.

    MY EMPIRE OF DIRT

  • Loyl Stromberg, the author of a fifty-two-page treatise on caponizing and capon management, is just as discouraging.

    MY EMPIRE OF DIRT

  • Even Gail Damerow, the guru of DIY poultry, is pretty cavalier about the collateral damage associated with caponizing.

    MY EMPIRE OF DIRT

  • The whole subject of capons and caponizing is treated in detail.

    Your Plants Plain and Practical Directions for the Treatment of Tender and Hardy Plants in the House and in the Garden

  • There are several kinds of _caponizing instruments_.

    Common Diseases of Farm Animals

  • -- The castration or caponizing of the male chicken is commonly practised in certain localities.

    Common Diseases of Farm Animals

  • Poultry and Canning. — a. Four weeks study of natural and artificial incubation and brooding; breeds of poultry; construction of houses and apparatus; feed and feeding; capons and caponizing; laying types and drones; disease and sanitation; killing and marketing; poultry clubs and organization for schools and counties.

    University of Virginia Record

  • In Banawi of the Quiangan area, south of Bontoc, one may find large capons, but Bontoc does not understand caponizing.

    The Bontoc Igorot

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