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ronyon

or ron·ion

[ruhn-yuh n]
noun Obsolete.
  1. a mangy creature.
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Origin of ronyon

1590–1600; perhaps < French rogne mange
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Historical Examples of ronyon

  • Then it "bit," as it were, into the rudder post, and she just felt it—but only just—the ronyon!

    Hills and the Sea

    H. Belloc