buckhorn

/ (ˈbʌkˌhɔːn) /

noun

  1. horn from a buck, used for knife handles, etc
  2. (as modifier)a buckhorn knife
Also called: buck's horn plantain a Eurasian plant, Plantago coronopus, having leaves resembling a buck's horn: family Plantaginaceae

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