- a person who raises domestic fowls, especially chickens, to sell as meat; a chicken farmer.
- a poultry dealer, especially one who sells chickens at retail for cooking.
Origin of poultryman
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- Also called: chicken farmer a person who rears domestic fowls, esp chickens, for their eggs or meat
- a dealer in poultry, esp one who sells the dressed carcasses
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