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Definition of Antlers

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 Antlers 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...
- name ‘Antlers’ is derived from the city of Kashima, which literally translates to ‘Deer Island’. The club crest not only resembles deer antlers but it...
- Scott Cooper's Horror Thriller 'Antlers'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 15, 2019. "Scott Cooper's Horror Film Antlers Begins Production". ComingSoon...
- Dakota Antlers, Oklahoma Antler, West Virginia Antler Luggage, a brand of suitcase Antlers (band), a black metal band based in Germany Antlers (Pillow...
- structure of antlers show considerable variation; while fallow deer and elk antlers are palmate (with a broad central portion), white-tailed deer antlers include...
- that the band's name is taken from The Microphones' song "Antlers". Initially, The Antlers was a solo project created by vocalist and guitarist Peter...
- reindeer can grow antlers annually, although the proportion of females that grow antlers varies greatly between po****tion and season. Antlers are typically...
- 2010. "The Antlers: Ho****e". NME. 2009. Howe, Brian (August 4, 2009). "The Antlers: Ho****e". Pitchfork. Retrieved July 1, 2010. "The Antlers: Ho****e"...
- encamped at the spring at present-day Antlers early one autumn and killed a "magnificent buck." He nailed its antlers to a tree close to the spring as a...
- have large antlers which are shed each year. Males also engage in ritualized mating behaviors during the rut, including posturing, antler wrestling (sparring)...
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