coulisse

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Coulisse \Cou*lisse"\ (k[oo^]*l[i^]s"; F. k[=oo]'l[-e]s"), noun [F., fr. couler to flow, glide.]

1. A piece of timber having a groove in which something glides.

2. One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Coulisse \Cou*lisse"\ (k[=oo]*l[=e]s"), noun

1. A fluting in a sword blade. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. The outside stock exchange, or "curb market," of Paris. [French Use] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

coulisse

noun

1: a flat situated in the wings [syn: {coulisse}, {wing flat}]

2: a timber member grooved to take a sliding panel


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