bicorn

adjective
bi·corn | \ˈbī-ˌkȯrn \
variants: or bicorned \ˈbī-ˌkȯrnd \ or less commonly bicornous \(ˈ)bī-¦kȯr-nəs \

Definition of bicorn 

: two-horned : like a crescent

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History and Etymology for bicorn

bicorn from Latin bicornis, from bi- bi- entry 1 + -cornis (from cornu horn); bicorned from Latin bicornis + English -ed; bicornous from Latin bicornis + English -ous

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