- resembling a small horn in appearance.
- having horns or hornlike parts; horned.
Origin of corniculate
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- having horns or hornlike projections
- relating to or resembling a horn
Word Origin for corniculate
C17: from Latin corniculātus horned, from corniculum a little horn, from cornū horn
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- Having horns or hornlike projections.
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