game hen

noun

Definition of game hen

: an immature domestic hen (such as a Cornish game hen) weighing usually less than two pounds and used especially for roasting

First Known Use of game hen

1975

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game hen

Definition of game hen for English Language Learners

  • : a young, small hen used especially for roasting


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