from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A woman prostitute.
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- n. a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
- n. a small casserole in which individual portions can be cooked and served
French, chicken, prostitute, feminine diminutive of coq, cock, from Old French; see cock1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)