(?), n. 1. The small olive-shaped berry of the European and Oriental caper, said to be used in pickles and as a condiment.
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2. The currantlike fruit of the African and Arabian caper (Capparis sodado).
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Ca"per bush`


Ca"per tree`

(?). }See Capper, a plant, 2.
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(?), } n. [Gael, capulcoile.] (Zol.) A species of black Old World grouse (Tetrao uragallus) of large size and fine flavor, found in northern Europe and formerly in Scotland; -- called also cock of the woods and horse of the wood.
[Written also capercaillie, capercaili.]

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