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game hen

noun

Simple Definition of game hen

  • : a young, small hen used especially for roasting

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of game hen

  1. :  an immature domestic hen weighing usually less than two pounds and used especially for roasting <a Cornish game hen>

1975

First Known Use of game hen

1975


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