Definitions

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  • n.

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  • n. flesh of a guinea fowl (especially of hens)
  • n. female guinea fowl

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Examples

  • In a moment or two Charley or Benny would come in with a great bucket of red plums, or some little negro would trot in with a lot of guinea hen eggs, he had found in the brush, or the cackling of hens and the "pot-rack, pot-rack" of the hundreds of guineas

    A southern woman's war time reminiscences,

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