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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A chicken or similar bird.
  • n. Term of endearment for a young child.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A chicken; a fowl; also, a trivial term of endearment for a child.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children. Also chuckabiddy.


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