wyandotte

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

Definition of wyandotte

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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

Wyandotte

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

Definition of Wyandotte (Entry 2 of 2)

city south of Detroit in southeastern Michigan population 25,883

First Known Use of wyandotte

Noun

1884, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wyandotte

Noun

probably from Wyandotte Wyandot

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“Wyandotte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wyandotte. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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