an American gallinaceous bird, Tympanuchus cupido cupido, closely related to the prairie chicken: extinct.
the female of the black grouse.
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- heath cock,
- heath family,
- heath grass,
- heath robinson,
- heath wren,
- heath, sir edward richard george,
Origin of heath hen
First recorded in 1585–95
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another name for greyhen
a recently extinct variety of the prairie chicken
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