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Definition: Hartshorn shavings
1. The horn or antler of the hart, or male red deer.
2. Spirits of hartshorn (see below); volatile salts.
(Bot.), an annual species of plantain
); -- called also buck's-horn
, originally taken from the horns of
harts, are now obtained chiefly by planing down the bones
of calves. They afford a kind of jelly. --Hebert.
Salt of hartshorn
(Chem.), an impure solid carbonate of
ammonia, obtained by the destructive distillation of
hartshorn, or any kind of bone; volatile salts. --Brande &
Spirits of hartshorn
(Chem.), a solution of ammonia in
water; -- so called because formerly obtained from
hartshorn shavings by destructive distillation. Similar
ammoniacal solutions from other sources have received the