prairie fowl

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noun


Nearby words

  1. prairie clover,
  2. prairie crab apple,
  3. prairie crocus,
  4. prairie dog,
  5. prairie falcon,
  6. prairie lily,
  7. prairie owl,
  8. prairie oyster,
  9. prairie pointer,
  10. prairie provinces

Origin of prairie fowl

An Americanism dating back to 1795–1805

Also called prairie grouse.

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