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rhinocerosnoun [C]

uk   /raɪˈnɒs.ər.əs/  us   /raɪˈnɑː.sɚ.əs/ (plural rhinoceros or rhinoceroses) (informal rhino)
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rhinocerosnoun [C]

 us   /rɑɪˈnɑs·ər·əs/ (plural rhinoceroses or rhinoceros) (short form rhino,  /ˈrɑɪ·noʊ/ )
a very large, thick-skinned animal that eats plants and has one or two horns on its nose
(Definition of rhinoceros from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rhinoceros”
in Korean 라이노, 코뿔소…
in Arabic وَحيد القرْن…
in Malaysian badak sumbu…
in French rhinocéros…
in Russian носорог…
in Chinese (Traditional) 犀牛…
in Italian rinoceronte…
in Turkish gergedan…
in Polish nosorożec…
in Spanish rinoceronte…
in Vietnamese con tê giác…
in Portuguese rinoceronte…
in Thai แรด…
in German das Nashorn…
in Catalan rinoceront…
in Japanese (動物の)サイ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犀牛…
in Indonesian badak…
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