noun, plural moor·fowls, (especially collectively) moor·fowl. Chiefly British.
Examples from the Web for moorfowl
From him I learned the story many years before he was either a publican, or a guide, except to moorfowl shooters.Rob Roy, Volume 1., Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott
The moorfowl does not cry there, the coney has no habitation.John Splendid|Neil Munro
We had a moorfowl and mutton-chops for dinner, well cooked, and a reasonable charge.Recollections of a Tour Made in Scotland A.D. 1803|Dorothy Wordsworth
The young of moorfowl, larks, pipits, and summer snipe constitute its food on the fells.Poachers and Poaching|John Watson