from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Eurasian game bird (Lyrurus tetrix) with black plumage and white wing markings in the male and brownish barred plumage in the female.
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- n. A large, black bird with a lyre-shaped tail, Tetrao tetrix or Lyrurus tetrix.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The European blackcock (which see).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. grouse of which the male is bluish-black
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