a kind of tobacco
Origin of caporalFrench ; from tabac du caporal, literally , corporal's tobacco (a better grade than tabac du soldat, soldier's tobacco) ; from Italian caporale, corporal
Southwest the boss or an assistant boss of a ranch
Origin of caporalAmerican Spanish ; from Sp, foreman ; from Italian caporale, leader, corporal
A strong dark tobacco.
Origin of caporalFrench, short for (tabac de) caporal, corporal('s tobacco), from Italian caporale, from capo, head; see capo1.