Jersey Giant


Definition of Jersey Giant

1 : a breed of very large domestic fowls developed in New Jersey by interbreeding large Asiatic fowls with Langshans and being originally solid black but now having a white variety
2 or Jersey giant : a bird of the Jersey Giant breed

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“Jersey Giant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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