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tres-tine

[tres-tahyn]
noun
  1. royal antler.
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Also trez-tine.

Origin of tres-tine

perhaps < Latin trēs three + tine
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Historical Examples

  • In the third year an extra front branch is formed, known as the tres-tine.

    Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon

    Robert A. Sterndale

  • Schomburgk's deer); the second has the tres-tine larger than the royal (ex.