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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Coping \Cop"ing\, n. [See Cope, n.] (Arch.) The highest or covering course of masonry in a wall, often with sloping edges to carry off water; -- sometimes called capping. --Gwill. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Cap \Cap\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Capped; p. pr. & vb. n. Capping.] 1. To cover with a cap, or as with a cap; to provide with a cap or cover; to cover the top or end of; to place a cap upon the proper part of; as, to cap a post; to cap a gun. [1913 Webster] The bones next the joint are capped with a smooth cartilaginous substance. --Derham. [1913 Webster] 2. To deprive of cap. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster] 3. To complete; to crown; to bring to the highest point or consummation; as, to cap the climax of absurdity. [1913 Webster] 4. To salute by removing the cap. [Slang. Eng.] [1913 Webster] Tom . . . capped the proctor with the profoundest of bows. --Thackeray. [1913 Webster] 5. To match; to mate in contest; to furnish a complement to; as, to cap text; to cap proverbs. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Now I have him under girdle I'll cap verses with him to the end of the chapter. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Note: In capping verses, when one quotes a verse another must cap it by quoting one beginning with the last letter of the first letter, or with the first letter of the last word, or ending with a rhyming word, or by applying any other arbitrary rule may be agreed upon. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

49 Moby Thesaurus words for "capping": a cut above, above, ahead, ascendant, better, chosen, closing, concluding, consummating, consummative, consummatory, crowning, culminating, culminative, distinguished, eclipsing, eminent, ending, exceeding, excellent, excelling, finer, finishing, greater, heading, higher, in ascendancy, in the ascendant, major, marked, of choice, one up on, outstanding, outtopping, over, overtopping, perfecting, perfective, rare, rivaling, super, superior, surpassing, terminating, topping, transcendent, transcendental, transcending, upper