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staghorn

[ stag-hawrn ]
/ ˈstægˌhɔrn /
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noun
a piece of a stag's antler, especially when used to form objects, decorations, or the like.
adjective
made of or decorated with staghorn: a knife with a staghorn handle.
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Origin of staghorn

First recorded in 1655–65; stag + horn
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