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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dehorn  \De*horn"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dehorned};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Dehorning}.] 
  To  deprive  of  horns;  to  prevent  the  growth  of  the  horns  of 
  (cattle)  by  burning  their  ends  soon  after  they  start  See 
  {Dishorn}.  ``Dehorning  cattle.''  --Farm  Journal  (1886). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dehorn 
  v  1:  prevent  the  growth  of  horns;  of  some  animals 
  2:  take  the  horns  off  animals 




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