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Synonyms for horn

a noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it

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one of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates

a noise made by the driver of an automobile to give warning

a high pommel of a Western saddle (usually metal covered with leather)

a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone

any hard protuberance from the head of an organism that is similar to or suggestive of a horn

the material (mostly keratin) that covers the horns of ungulates and forms hooves and claws and nails

a device having the shape of a horn

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an alarm device that makes a loud warning sound

a brass musical instrument consisting of a conical tube that is coiled into a spiral and played by means of valves

stab or pierce with a horn or tusk


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References in periodicals archive ?
Peshkovsky, "Matching a transducer to water at cavitation: Acoustic horn design principles," Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, vol.
Berggren, "Topology optimization of an acoustic horn," Computer Methods Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol.
Since turbulence originating from the MAV's rotors is emitting noise similar to compressed air leaks, an acoustic horn is used to shield the microphone, a model similar to the one used on the AGV, against this noise.
No Place Like Home gets the Rebels back to a live club sound after the studio-driven Rebelution (2005), scaling back synthesized hip-hop beats and electronic keyboards to open the space for full-on acoustic horn blasts.
Finite Element Analysis (FEA)-designed acoustic horns and fixtures for all systems.