noun, plural cou·teaux [koo-tohz; French koo-toh]. /kuˈtoʊz; French kuˈtoʊ/.
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This was crossed by another shoulder belt, to which was hung a hunting knife, or couteau de chasse.Quentin Durward|Sir Walter Scott
The so called "Roman swords" are "anelaces," and a couteau de chasse of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
A couteau de chasse was thrust in his leathern belt, and a magnificent mountain-dog walked leisurely at his side.A Night on the Borders of the Black Forest|Amelia B. Edwards
Master and men had a sort of fancy costume, which allowed them to wear a couteau-de-chasse.
A curiously-formed ridge—a couteau des prairies, on a small scale—traversed the plain from east to west.Harper's New Monthly Magazine|Various