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Cavicorn

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cavicorn kăv"ĭ*kôrn (Zoöl) Having hollow horns.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cavicorn Hollow-horned, as a ruminant; specifically, of or pertaining to the Cavicornia.
    • n cavicorn A hollow-horned ruminant; specifically, one of the Cavicornia.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Cavicorn kav′i-korn hollow-horned, as a ruminant
    • n Cavicorn one of the Cavicor′nia, a family contrasted with the solid-horned ruminants, or deer (Cervidæ)
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. cavus, hollow + cornu, horn