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 (kôr-nĭk′yə-lāt′, -lĭt)
Having horns or hornlike projections.

[Latin corniculātus, from corniculum, diminutive of cornū, horn; see ker- in Indo-European roots.]
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(kɔːˈnɪkjʊˌleɪt; -lɪt)
1. having horns or hornlike projections
2. relating to or resembling a horn
[C17: from Latin corniculātus horned, from corniculum a little horn, from cornū horn]
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(kɔrˈnɪk yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt)

having horns or hornlike parts; horned.
[1640–50; < Latin corniculātus crescent-shaped]
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