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culasse

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French, from cul back.

NounEdit

culasse (plural culasses)

  1. The lower faceted portion of a brilliant-cut diamond.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

culasse f (plural culasses)

  1. breech, breechblock (of rifle etc.)
  2. cylinder head (of engine)

VerbEdit

culasse

  1. first-person singular imperfect subjunctive of culer

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