Definition of coudé in English:

coudé

Syllabification: cou·dé
Pronunciation: /ko͞oˈdā
 
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adjective

  • Relating to or denoting a telescope in which the rays are bent to a focus at a fixed point off the axis.

noun

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  • A coudé telescope.

Origin

late 19th century: French, literally 'bent at right angles', past participle of couder, from coude 'elbow', from Latin cubitum.

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