cape doctor


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cape doctor

[′kāp ‚däk·tər]
(meteorology)
The strong southeast wind which blows on the South African coast.
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With unhindered exposure to False Bay, some distance away to the southeast, Durbanville receives some beneficial cooling effect from the famous Cape Doctor.
The Cabernet 2005 has pleasing definition and fruit, but my pick of the range is the Cape Doctor 2005, with leather briar fruit, liquorice and tobacco.
The Cape Doctor in the Nineteenth Century: A Social History.
The JOURNEY'S END THE CAPE DOCTOR SHIRAZ 2005 (pounds 16.
And they will be hoping that the infamous Cape Doctor --the wind which blows around these parts --lies low for the next four days.
And they will be hoping that the infamous Cape Doctor -the wind which blows in these parts -lies low for the next four days.
To the Editor: I would like to comment on an article about South Africa's future National Health Insurance, written by Dr Stephen Craven and published in the Cape Doctor of April 2013.