pen-mate

transitive verb

Definition of pen-mate

: to breed (poultry) as a pen consisting of one male with a selected group of females — compare flock-mate, stud-mate

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“Pen-mate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pen-mate. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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