Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal A rhinoceros.

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  • n. Short form of rhinoceros.
  • n. money

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Gold and silver, or money.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Money; cash.
  • n. An abbreviation of rhinoceros.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. massive powerful herbivorous odd-toed ungulate of southeast Asia and Africa having very thick skin and one or two horns on the snout

Etymologies

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Shortened form of rhinoceros.

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