Uncape \Un*cape"\, v. t. [1st pref. un- + cape.] To remove a cap or cape from. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • uncape — uncapeˈ intransitive verb (Shakespeare) 1. Prob a misprint for ↑uncope 2. Explained by some as to uncouple hounds, to unkennel a fox, etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • uncape — verb a) To drive (a fox) from its earth. b) To remove a cape (garment) from …   Wiktionary

  • uncope — uncopeˈ transitive verb To unmuzzle, or unsew the mouth of (a ferret; cf ↑uncape above) …   Useful english dictionary

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