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Meaning of POULTRY

Pronunciation:  'powltree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a domesticated gallinaceous bird though to be descended from the red jungle fowl
  2. [n]  flesh of chickens or turkeys or ducks or geese raised for food
 

POULTRY is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: domestic fowl, fowl
 
 See Also: bird, chicken, chicken, cochin, cochin china, Cornish, domestic fowl, Dorking, dove, duck, fowl, gallinaceon, gallinaceous bird, Gallus, Gallus gallus, game fowl, genus Gallus, goose, guinea, guinea fowl, guinea hen, Meleagris gallopavo, Numida meleagris, Plymouth Rock, poulet, poultry, poultry, Rock Cornish, Rock Cornish hen, saddle, squab, turkey, turkey, volaille

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Poul"try\, n. [From {Poult}.]
Domestic fowls reared for the table, or for their eggs or
feathers, such as cocks and hens, capons, turkeys, ducks, and
geese.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: Bantam, banty, barn-door fowl, barnyard fowl, biddy, broiler, brooder, broody hen, capon, chanticleer, chick, chickabiddy, chicken, chicky, cock, cockerel, domestic fowl, drake, duck, duckling, dunghill fowl, fowl, fryer, game fowl, gander, gobbler, goose, gosling, guinea cock, guinea fowl, guinea hen, hen, hen turkey, partlet, poulard, poult, pullet, roaster, rooster, setting hen, spring chicken, stewing chicken, tom, tom turkey, turkey, turkey gobbler, turkey-cock
 

 

 

 

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