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  • adj. Of or pertaining to a chicken or other member of the order Galliformes
  • n. Any bird in this order

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like the Gallinae (or Galliformes) in structure.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the form or structure of a gallinaceous bird; of gallinaceous affinities; galline.

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