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Date: 1700-1800
Language: Italian
Origin: Latin cauda 'tail'

coda

noun
     
Related topics: Literature, Music
co‧da [countable]
1APM an additional separate part at the end of a piece of music
2AL a separate piece of writing at the end of a work of literature or a speech

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