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hunting horn Syllabification: hunt·ing horn
Pronunciation: /ˈhən(t)iNG ˈˌhôrn/

Definition of hunting horn in English:

noun

A horn blown to give signals during hunting.
Example sentences
  • There has been much noise of bagpipes, hunting horns and cheering; the countryside is always full of sounds as well as sights.
  • Overhead, a hunting horn called, echoing into the distance.
  • A hunting horn sounded, and through the trees he caught a glimpse of the flying bodies of the pack, but the trail was almost obscured by overgrowth.

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