bi·​corne | \ ˈbī-ˌkȯrn How to pronounce bicorne (audio) \

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The bicorne had a pre-sale estimate of €30,000 to €40,000 ($34,881 to $46,441). James Rogers, Fox News, "Napoleon’s Battle of Waterloo hat auctioned for $325G," 18 June 2018

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First Known Use of bicorne

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bicorne

French, from Latin bicornis two-horned, from bi- + cornu horn — more at horn

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