bicorn: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (bī'kôrn), [key]
— adj.
  1. having two horns or hornlike parts.
  2. shaped like a crescent.
  1. bicorne.


Pronunciation: (bī'kôrn), [key]
— n.
  1. (in early French and English literature) a mythical animal, usually depicted as a grotesquely fat beast, that existed solely by devouring virtuous husbands. Cf. Chichivache.
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