noun, plural cor·nu·a [kawr-noo-uh, -nyoo-uh]. /ˈkɔr nu ə, -nyu ə/. Anatomy, Zoology.
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OTHER WORDS FROM cornucor·nu·al, adjectivesub·cor·nu·al, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for cornu
Madame Cornu's last letter was a solemn exhortation to abstain from that step.
Curro and hurry are the same word; and so are cornu and horn; Carolus and Harold.Dissertation on the English Language|Noah Webster, Jr.
His conduct toward us has put hay on his horns—foenum habet in cornu—and we shall avoid him.
Cornu remarks that this equation suffices to determine the general character of the curve.
At its endowment Henry laid on the altar the famous "cornu eburneum," now lost.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Carlisle|C. King Eley