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Capon (A)

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A castrated cock.

A Crail’s capon. A dried haddock.

A Severn capon. A sole.

A Yarmouth capon. A red herring.

We also sometimes hear of a Glasgow capon, a salt herring.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Capitals
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Capon (A)
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