from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A grouse (Lagopus lagopus subsp. scoticus) of the British Isles that has chestnut plumage and inhabits open fields. Also called moorfowl.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A medium-sized bird, Lagopus lagopus scotica, of the grouse family, found in heather moorland in Great Britain and Ireland.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the Scotch grouse, or ptarmigan. See under Ptarmigan.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. reddish-brown grouse of upland moors of Great Britain
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