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guinea fowl

noun

: a gray-and-white spotted bird that is commonly raised for food

Full Definition of GUINEA FOWL

:  an African bird (Numida meleagris) related to the pheasants, raised for food in many parts of the world, and marked by a bare neck and head and slaty plumage speckled with white; broadly :  any of several related birds

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First Known Use of GUINEA FOWL

1749
GUINEA FOWL Defined for Kids

guinea fowl

noun

Definition of GUINEA FOWL for Kids

:  a dark gray African bird that is sometimes raised for food

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