Definition of rhinocerot in English:

rhinocerot

(also rhinocerote)

noun

  • 1As plural Now rare.

  • 2As singular rare.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin rhīnocerōt-, rhīnocerōs rhinoceros. Compare Middle French rhinocerote, French rhinocérot, Italian † rinocerote.

Pronunciation

rhinocerot

/rʌɪˈnɒs(ə)rɒt/