staghorn

[stag-hawrn]
noun
1.
a piece of a stag's antler, especially when used to form objects, decorations, or the like.
adjective
3.
made of or decorated with staghorn: a knife with a staghorn handle.

Origin:
1655–65; stag + horn

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stag's horn or staghorn (ˈstæɡˌhɔːn)
 
n
1.  the antlers of a stag used as a material for carved implements
2.  a creeping variety of club moss, Lycopodium clavatum, growing on moors and mountains, having silvery hair points on its leaves
 
staghorn or staghorn
 
n

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Staghorn coral and a coral cross section, showing the skeletons that coral grow.
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