from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A large Northern European black grouse (Lyrurus tetrix formerly Tetrao tetrix) with a lyre-shaped tail; it is also called heath grouse, black game, black grouse, heath poult, heath fowl, and moor fowl. See heath grouse under heath, above.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The moor-fowl, Lagopus scoticus.
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- n. large northern European grouse that is black with a lyre-shaped tail
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