Er Rif


[er] a mountainous coastal region in N Morocco.
Also, Riff. Unabridged
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Er Rif (ɛə rɪf)
a mountainous region of N Morocco, near the Mediterranean coast

Rif, Riff or Rifi (rɪf, ˈrɪfɪ)
n , Rifs, Riffs, Rifis, Rif, Riff, Rifi
1.  a member of a Berber people, inhabiting the Atlas Mountains in Morocco
2.  Rifian, Also called: Riffian the dialect of Berber spoken by this people
3.  See Er Rif
Riff, Riff or Rifi (rɪf, ˈrɪfɪ, ˈrɪfɪən)
Rifi, Riff or Rifi (rɪf, ˈrɪfɪ, ˈrɪfɪən, ˈrɪfɪən)

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rif definition

  1. tv.
    to dismiss an employee. (From the euphemism reduction in force.) : They're going to rif John tomorrow.
  2. n.
    a firing; a dismissal. : There's a rif in your future.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
  1. reduction in force

  2. resistance-inducing factor

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