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PREFERRED TERM
horn  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • Outgrowth of modified skin or compacted hair, often occuring in pairs, projecting from the frontal bones on either side of the skull, consisting of a nondeciduous cuticle composed of keratin. Distinguished from "antler," which is modified bone.
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http://w3id.org/lob/concept/2442
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