noun, plural cov·eys.
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Cast: Jeff Garlin, Wendi McLendon-Covey, George Segal, Hayley Orrantia, Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile.Fall-Winter TV Preview: Snap Judgments of 2013–14’s New Shows|Jace Lacob, Kevin Fallon|July 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The dogs have struck the running trail, and their action is totally different from what it was with the first covey.
Now Sancho comes up and catches the cold trail, for a covey has certainly been in that place to-day.
From the grass nine Indians arose, stooped, and scuttled off like a covey of running quail.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White