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"Some of the exhibits of the old museumsunicorn's horn, giants' bones, petrified toad-stools, and the like — strike us as somewhat extraordinary, but they were placed there in accordance with the opinions and teaching of the time. "--Museums, Their History and Their Use (1904) by David Murray

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A unicorn (from Latin unus 'one' and cornu 'horn') is a mythological creature. Though the modern popular image of the unicorn is sometimes that of a horse differing only in the horn on its forehead, the traditional unicorn also has a billy-goat beard, a lion's tail, and cloven hooves—these distinguish it from a horse.

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