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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The sage grouse, especially the female.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The sage grouse, especially the female.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the female of the sage grouse.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. large grouse of sagebrush regions of North America


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