stag-horn calculus n.
A renal calculus that branches into the infundibula and calices. Also called coral calculus, dendritic calculus.
noun 1. any of several epiphytic Old World ferns of the genus Platycerium, having broad, often antlerlike leaves and cultivated as a houseplant. staghorn fern /ˈstæɡˌhɔːn/ noun 1. any of various tropical and subtropical ferns of the genus Platycerium with fronds resembling antlers
noun 1. a sumac, Rhus typhina, of eastern North America, having leaves that turn scarlet, orange, and purple in the autumn.
noun 1. a hound trained to hunt stags and other large animals. noun 1. a breed of hound similar in appearance to the foxhound but larger. It is bred for stag hunting
noun 1. the act, process, or manner of presenting a play on the stage. 2. a temporary platform or structure of posts and boards for support, as in building; scaffolding. 3. Rocketry. the in-flight separation of a rocket stage from the remaining stages of a multistage missile or launch vehicle. 4. the business of running […]