wyandotte

noun
wy·​an·​dotte | \ ˈwī-ən-ˌdät How to pronounce wyandotte (audio) also ˈwīn-ˌdät \

Definition of wyandotte

: any of a U.S. breed of medium-sized domestic chickens raised for meat and eggs

First Known Use of wyandotte

1884, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wyandotte

probably from Wyandotte Wyandot

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“Wyandotte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wyandotte. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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Wyandotte geographical name

Wy·​an·​dotte | \ ˈwī-ən-ˌdät also ˈwīn- How to pronounce Wyandotte (audio) \

Definition of Wyandotte

city south of Detroit in southeastern Michigan population 25,883

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