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Definition of Antler

Antler
Antler Ant"ler, n. [OE. auntelere, OF. antoillier, andoiller, endouiller, fr. F. andouiller, fr. an assumed LL. antocularis, fr. L. ante before + oculus eye. See Ocular.] (Zo["o]l.) The entire horn, or any branch of the horn, of a cervine animal, as of a stag. Huge stags with sixteen antlers. --Macaulay. Note: The branch next to the head is called the brow antler, and the branch next above, the bez antler, or bay antler. The main stem is the beam, and the branches are often called tynes. Antlers are deciduous bony (not horny) growths, and are covered with a periosteum while growing. See Velvet. Antler moth (Zo["o]l.), a destructive European moth (Cerapteryx graminis), which devastates grass lands.

Meaning of Antler from wikipedia

- Antlers are extensions of an animal's skull found in members of the deer family. Antlers are a single structure composed of bone, cartilage, fibrous tissue...
- Velvet antler is the whole cartilaginous antler in a precalcified growth stage of the Cervidae family including the species of deer such as elk, moose...
- Muni****lity of Antler No. 61, Saskatchewan Antler, Saskatchewan In the United States Antlers, Colorado Antler, Missouri Antler, North Dakota Antlers, Oklahoma...
- The Antler orogeny was a tectonic event that began in the early Late Devonian with widespread effects continuing into the Mississippian and early Pennsylvanian...
- The State Bank of Antler, also known as the Antler Square Building, located on Antler Square in Antler, North Dakota, was a bank building built in 1905...
- Antler is a British company that has been designing and manufacturing luggage since 1914. The company is currently headquartered in London, United Kingdom...
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- Operation Antler may refer to: Operation Antler (nuclear tests), nuclear tests near Maralinga, Australia, between 1955 and 1963 Operation Antler (Porton...
- Kashima Antlers (鹿島アントラーズ, Kashima Antorāzu) are a ****anese professional football club based in Kashima, Ibaraki, part of the Greater Tokyo Area. The...
- Antler is a city in Bottineau County in the U.S. state of North Dakota. The po****tion was 27 at the 2010 census. Antler was founded in 1905. Antler was...