prairie fowl

Definitions of prairie fowl
  1. noun
    brown mottled North American grouse of western prairies
    synonyms: prairie chicken, prairie grouse
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    Tympanuchus cupido, greater prairie chicken
    the most common variety of prairie chicken
    Tympanuchus pallidicinctus, lesser prairie chicken
    a smaller prairie chicken of western Texas
    Tympanuchus cupido cupido, heath hen
    extinct prairie chicken
    type of:
    popular game bird having a plump body and feathered legs and feet
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