from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having palmate antlers, as a deer: chiefly a poetical expression, with reference to the European stag.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having or bearing a palm or palms.
  • adjective (Zoöl.) a stag of full growth, bearing palms. See 1st Palm, 4.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of palm.
  • adjective zoology Having or bearing a palm or palms.


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  • The van's rear door opened and the Hunter palmed the cage's lock. From "The Last Werewolf" by Glen Duncan.

    March 27, 2012