antelope horn

noun

: a spreading perennial (Asclepidora decumbens) of the family Asclepiadaceae resembling milkweed and having greenish white flowers and curved greenish pods
usually used in plural

Word History

First Known Use

1886, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of antelope horn was in 1886

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“Antelope horn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antelope%20horn. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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