tricorne

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noun tri·corne \ˈtrī-ˌkȯrn\

Definition of tricorne

  1. :  cocked hat 1

Variants of tricorne

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tricorn

Origin and Etymology of tricorne

French tricorne, from tricorne three-cornered, from Latin tricornis, from tri- + cornu horn — more at horn


First Known Use: 1857


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