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keet

or keat

[keet]
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noun
  1. a young guinea fowl.
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Origin of keet

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60; imitative
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Examples from the Web for keet

Historical Examples

  • Katheline rose and went into the keet, to see if her friends had come.

    The Legend of Ulenspiegel

    Charles de Coster

  • There were a number of ruined cliff-dwellings, the most accessible of which was Keet Seel.

  • He sees but Ulenspiegel only: the others are concealed behind the keet, which is the washhouse.