Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A rhinoceros.

from The Century Dictionary.

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

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

  • noun Cant Gold and silver, or money.

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  • noun Short form of rhinoceros.
  • noun slang, archaic money

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

  • noun 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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