Definition of “cornu” - English Dictionary


“cornu” in English

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cornunoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɔːn.juː/ us /ˈkɔr.nuː/ plural cornua specialized

Examples from literature

  • Thus each half or side of the cord has its own gray crescent, the horns of which point one forwards and the other backwards, called respectively the anterior and posterior cornua or horns. 

(Definition of “cornu” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)