Antler vs Jackalope - What's the difference?

antler | jackalope |


As nouns the difference between antler and jackalope

is that antler is a branching and bony structure on the head of deer, moose and elk, normally in pairs they are grown and shed each year (compare with horn, which is generally not shed) while jackalope is a folkloric animal, a supposed cross between a jackrabbit and an antelope, goat, or deer, usually portrayed as a rabbit with antlers.

antler

English

(wikipedia antler)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A branching and bony structure on the head of deer, moose and elk, normally in pairs. They are grown and shed each year. (Compare with horn, which is generally not shed.)
  • While hiking in the woods, I found an antler from a deer .

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    jackalope

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia jackalope)
  • A folkloric animal, a supposed cross between a jackrabbit and an antelope, goat, or deer, usually portrayed as a rabbit with antlers.
  • * 1993 , Jane Stern, Michael Stern, Way out west
  • Most jackalopes are furry and a foot or two tall; many are only heads, mounted on wood plaques; there are some six-footers, covered with fur...

    Synonyms

    * antelabbit * stagbunny