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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...
- An antler is the large horn-like appendage of deer or related species. Antler or Antlers may also refer to: Antler (poet) (born 1946), American poet who...
- 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...
- lashings were used to fix the blade. Sometimes a short section of deer antler (an "antler sleeve") was used,[citation needed] which prevented the splitting...
- Antlers is an upcoming supernatural horror film co-written and directed by Scott Cooper and starring Keri Russell, Jesse Plemons, Jeremy T. Thomas, Graham...
- Antler is a British company that has been designing and manufacturing luggage since 1914. The company is currently headquartered in London, United Kingdom...
- 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...
- Antler (born Brad Bur****; 1946 in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA) is an American poet who lives in Wisconsin. Among other honors, Antler received the Whitman...
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