pullet

noun pul·let \ ˈpu̇-lət \

Definition of pullet

:a young hen; specifically :a hen of the domestic chicken less than a year old

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Origin and Etymology of pullet

Middle English polet, from Anglo-French pullet young bird, chicken, diminutive of pulle, poule young animal, from Late Latin pullus, from Latin, young animal, chicken, sprout — more at foal


PULLET Defined for English Language Learners

pullet

noun

Definition of pullet for English Language Learners

  • : a young chicken and especially one that is less than a year old


PULLET Defined for Kids

pullet

noun pul·let \ ˈpu̇-lət \

Definition of pullet for Students

:a young hen

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