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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coup'e  \Cou`p['e]"\  (k[=oo]`p[asl]"),  n.  [F.,  fr  coup['e],  p. 
  p.  of  couper  to  cut.  See  {Coppice}.] 
  1.  The  front  compartment  of  a  French  diligence;  also  the 
  front  compartment  (usually  for  three  persons)  of  a  car  or 
  carriage  on  British  railways. 
 
  2.  A  four-wheeled  close  carriage  for  two  persons  inside,  with 
  an  outside  seat  for  the  driver;  --  so  called  because 
  giving  the  appearance  of  a  larger  carriage  cut  off 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coupe 
  n  :  a  two-door  car  with  front  seats  and  a  luggage  compartment 




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