- a rock at Plymouth, Massachusetts, on which the Pilgrims who sailed on the Mayflower are said to have stepped ashore when they landed in America in 1620.
- one of an American breed of medium-sized chickens, raised for meat and eggs.
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- a heavy American breed of domestic fowl bred for meat and laying
- a boulder on the coast of Massachusetts: traditionally thought to be the landing place of the Pilgrim Fathers (1620)See also Mayflower
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