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marsh hen

noun
1.
any of various rails or raillike birds.
Origin of marsh hen
1700-1710
An Americanism dating back to 1700-10
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marsh hen

noun
1.
any bird that frequents marshes and swamps, esp a rail, coot, or gallinule
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