Definitions starting with R

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[Car.; cf. Sp. rancho hut] n. 1.a small, one-room shack. (Nassau)

2. often the ranch, a thatched hut used temporarily by fishermen: 1977 The fishermen lived in thatched huts ... known as the ranch (Albury 70). = CAMP, FISHIN RANCH (White)

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Last update: 2010-11-30 08:55
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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