rif: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (rif), [key]
— -riffed, -rif•fing.
  1. to discharge (a person) from military or civil service, esp. as part of an economy program.


Pronunciation: (rif), [key]
  1. a mountainous coastal region in N Morocco.


Pronunciation: (rif), [key]
  1. a reduction in the personnel of an armed service or unit.
  2. a reduction in the number of persons employed by a business, government department, etc., esp. for budgetary reasons.
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