"capes" in the noun sense
1. cape, ness
a strip of land projecting into a body of water
2. cape, mantle
a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter
"capes" in the verb sense
1. cap, crest
lie at the top of
"Snow capped the mountains"
restrict the number or amount of
"We had to cap the number of people we can accept into our club"
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