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. Over the past 8 to 10 years, Sauvignon Blanc has grown in stature and quality and is by far the most planted white variety.
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 JOURNEY'S END THE CAPE DOCTOR SHIRAZ 2005 (pounds 16.99, Bibendum, www.sawinesonline.co.uk) is as good a place to start as anywhere - warm inviting aromas from the glass, with dark fruits held in the bosom of caramel-noted oak.
And they will be hoping that the infamous Cape Doctor - the wind which blows in these parts - lies low for the next four days.
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.
However, heading an encouraging list of four Midlanders in the Top 20, defying both the South African sun and the gusting threat of the wind they call the 'Cape Doctor', was Worcestershire's John Bickerton.
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.
Eastern Cape doctors have been ordered to stop attending to their private practices while on the government's clock.
Art is a flourishing pastime among South Africa's health professionals, judging from the exhibitions presented by the Adco Health Professionals' Art Society at the Adler Museum of Medicine, Witwatersrand University Health Sciences Faculty and the Western Cape Doctors' Art Group held at the Kingsbury Hospital in Claremont.