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horn
hɔːrn
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. One of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates.
  2. Any hard protuberance from the head of an organism that is similar to or suggestive of a horn.
    • A device on an automobile for making a warning noise.
    • A brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves.
    • A brass musical instrument consisting of a conical tube that is coiled into a spiral and played by means of valves.
    • An alarm device that makes a loud warning sound.
    • A high pommel of a Western saddle (usually metal covered with leather).
    • A noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it.
    • A device having the shape of a horn.
      • A noise made by the driver of an automobile to give warning.
        • The material (mostly keratin) that covers the horns of ungulates and forms hooves and claws and nails.
        (动) As a verb
        1. Stab or pierce with a horn or tusk.
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