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Orpington

[awr-ping-tuh n] /ˈɔr pɪŋ tən/
noun
1.
one of a breed of large, white-skinned chickens.
Origin of Orpington
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95; after Orpington, town in Kent, England
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Orpington1

/ˈɔːpɪŋtən/
noun
1.
a heavy breed of domestic fowl of various single colours, laying brown eggs
2.
a breed of brown duck with an orange bill

Orpington2

/ˈɔːpɪŋtən/
noun
1.
a district of SE London, part of the Greater London borough of Bromley from 1965
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