Indian rhinoceros

noun
variants: or Indian rhino

Definition of Indian rhinoceros 

: a large, endangered Asian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis) that has a single horn and deeply folded, grayish-brown skin and that is now reduced to several small populations in India and Nepal

called also greater one-horned rhinoceros

First Known Use of Indian rhinoceros

1823, in the meaning defined above

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