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hunting horn

n
1. (Hunting) a long straight metal tube with a flared end and a cylindrical bore, used in giving signals in hunting. See horn9
2. (Instruments) an obsolete brass instrument from which the modern French horn was developed

hunt′ing horn`


n.
the earliest form of the modern horn, consisting of a conical tube coiled in a circle and having a flaring bell.
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No jodhpurs, hunting horns, or packs of vulptice-thirsty quartz hounds on Crait.
Hunting horns and hay rakes (Guided walk, Bainbridge)
The riders, donning ceremonial costume, were from the nearby Museum of the Horse, while hunting horns sounded as the coaching staff and players made their way off the coach.
The riders donned ceremonial costume, while hunting horns sounded as the staff and players made their way off the coach.
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A familiar sight at Royal Ascot is the arrival of horse-drawn carriages along the High Street, to the sound of hunting horns.
After getting a close-range blast from one of their hunting horns, Charles commended the of Aughakillymaude mummers, who still perform mid-winter plays to ward off evil spirits, for keeping the century-old rural art alive.
Our Czech story begins with Count Anton von Spork, an Austrian nobleman and patron of the arts, who introduced the "cornets-de chasse," or hunting horns, (2) to a couple of Czech (3) trumpet players in his Imperial Court orchestra in c.
Balls, rackets, frisbees or similar objects or projectiles, noisemakers such as hunting horns, air horns, klaxons, drums, vuvuzelas and whistles" are all also on a two-page list of restricted items sent to all ticket-holders yesterday.
The Christmas season will be made special by activities such as sleigh rides and the sounding of hunting horns.
Hunting horns were blown, and 'Pompey Till I Die' flags were flown.
He asks for flutes, African drums, hunting horns, delicate German lieder.