A species of rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis, in the family Rhinocerotidae.
Indian-rhinoceros Sentence Examples
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The Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), the largest of the Asiatic forms, is the most widely known, from its being exhibited in zoological gardens.
- Indian Rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis).
From Megatherium these animals, which rivalled the Indian rhinoceros in bulk, differ in the shape of their cheek-teeth; these (five above and four below) being much smaller, with an ovate section, and a cupped instead of a ridged crown-surface, thus resembling those of the true sloths.
The other differential feature is the neck fold: in the great Indian rhinoceros it does not continue across the back.