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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The male of the black grouse.

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  • n. the male black grouse

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The male of the European black grouse (Tetrao tetrix, Linn.); -- so called by sportsmen. The female is called gray hen. See heath grouse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The male black-grouse or black-game; the heath-cock; a grouse, Tetrao tetrix, or Lyrurus tetrix, of the family Tetraonid├Ž, found in many parts of Europe.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. male black grouse
  • n. male black grouse

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