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== Rhino ([[animal]]) ==
''Jargon.''
 
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A '''rhinoceros''' is an [[Africa]]n [[animal]] with a dangerous [[horn]], a thick hide, a nasty charge, but luckily very bad eyesight.
   
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== Rhino ([[SCAism]]) ==
A derogatory term for a fighter who fails to acknowledge legitimate blows -- presumably because he has the hide of a rhinoceros.
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"'''Rhino'''" is a derogatory [[SCAism|term]] in the [[SCA]] for a [[fighter]] who fails to acknowledge legitimate blows -- presumably because he has the hide of a rhinoceros so hit is called ''"[[light]]"''.
   
Also: Rhino-hide.
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''Also:'' '''Rhino-hide'''.

Revision as of 12:02, 30 June 2005

Rhino (animal)

A rhinoceros is an African animal with a dangerous horn, a thick hide, a nasty charge, but luckily very bad eyesight.

Rhino (SCAism)

"Rhino" is a derogatory term in the SCA for a fighter who fails to acknowledge legitimate blows -- presumably because he has the hide of a rhinoceros so hit is called "light".

Also: Rhino-hide.