coupe-gorge

Coupe-gorge

Coupe`-gorge"\ (k??p`g?rzh"), n. [F., cut throat.] (Mil.) Any position giving the enemy such advantage that the troops occupying it must either surrender or be cut to pieces. --Farrow.
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