domestic fowl


noun

a chicken.

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British Dictionary definitions for domestic fowl

domestic fowl

noun

a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl (Gallus gallus) and occurring in many varietiesOften shortened to: fowl
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