noun ru·sa \ˈrüsə\

Definition of rusa

  1. 1 plural -s :  sambar

  2. 2 capitalized [New Latin, from Hindi rūsā] :  a genus of deers now usually regarded as a subgenus of Cervus and comprising the sambars and related forms


\ˈrüˌsīn, -üsə̇n\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of rusa

Hindi rūsā

First Known Use: 1738

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a brief usually trivial fact

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