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corniculate

[kawr-nik-yuh-lit, -leyt] /kɔrˈnɪk yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
resembling a small horn in appearance.
2.
having horns or hornlike parts; horned.
Origin of corniculate
1640-1650
1640-50; < Latin corniculātus horned, equivalent to cornicul(um) little horn (see cornicle) + -ātus -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for corniculate

corniculate

/kɔːˈnɪkjʊˌleɪt; -lɪt/
adjective
1.
having horns or hornlike projections
2.
relating to or resembling a horn
Word Origin
C17: from Latin corniculātus horned, from corniculum a little horn, from cornūhorn
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corniculate in Medicine

corniculate cor·nic·u·late (kôr-nĭk'yə-lāt', -lĭt)
adj.
Having horns or hornlike projections.

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