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 capo 1.