bosset

/ (ˈbɒsɪt) /

noun

either of the rudimentary antlers found in young deer

Nearby words

  1. bossa nova,
  2. bossage,
  3. bossboy,
  4. bossdom,
  5. bosselated,
  6. bosseyed,
  7. bossier city,
  8. bossing,
  9. bossism,
  10. bossman

Word Origin for bosset

C19: from French bossette a small protuberance, from bosse boss ²

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