1. Any structure composed of horny substance or resembling a horn in shape. 2. One of the coronal prolongations of the dental pulp.
A pointed process.
.A conical, hard, epidermous projection, which grows on the heads of certain animals, serving them as a weapon of offence and defence. Anatomists have given this name to parts of the human body, which have nearly the same shape as the horns of animals.
L. for Horn.
A horn-shaped process or appendage.
A horn-shaped extension of a cavity, e. g., those of the lateral ventricle of the brain and those of the cavity of the uterus.