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 Cote-hardi.Co’terie’ (3 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Cotereaux (French).
 
Cut-throats. The King of England, irritated at the rising in Brittany in the twelfth century, sent the Brabancons (q.v.) to ravage the lands of Raoul de Fourgères. These cut-throats carried knives (couteaux) with them, whence their name.   1
 


 Cote-hardi.Co’terie’ (3 syl.). 

 
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