noun, plural rhinoceroses (especially collectively) rhinoceros.
any of several large, thick-skinned, perissodactyl mammals of the family Rhinocerotidae, of Africa and India, having one or two upright horns on the snout: all rhinoceroses are endangered.
Douay Bible. unicorn (def 4).
noun (pl) -oses, -os
any of several perissodactyl mammals constituting the family Rhinocerotidae of SE Asia and Africa and having either one horn on the nose, like the Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), or two horns, like the African white rhinoceros (Diceros simus) They have a very thick skin, massive body, and three digits on each foot
noun 1. any of several scarabaeid beetles, especially of the genus Dynastes, which comprises the largest beetles, characterized by one or more horns on the head and prothorax. rhinoceros beetle noun 1. any of various scarabaeid beetles having one or more horns on the head, esp Oryctes rhinoceros, a serious pest on coconut plantations
- Rhinoceros bird
noun 1. another name for the oxpecker
rhinocheiloplasty rhi·no·chei·lo·plas·ty or rhi·no·chi·lo·plas·ty (rī’nō-kī’lə-plās’tē) n. Plastic or reparative surgery of the nose and upper lip.
Rhinocladiella Rhi·no·clad·i·el·la (rī’nō-klād’ē-ěl’ə) n. A genus of dark-colored fungi that cause chromomycosis.