bosset

noun
bos·​set | \ ˈbäsə̇t, ˈbȯs- \
plural -s

Definition of bosset

: the rudimentary antler of a young male red deer

History and Etymology for bosset

French bossette, from Old French bocete, bocette small protuberance, from boce boss + -ete, -ette -ette

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“Bosset.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bosset. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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