Definitions for gallinaceousˌgæl əˈneɪ ʃəs

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  1. gallinaceous(adj)

    of or relating to or resembling a gallinacean

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  1. gallinaceous(Adjective)

    related to the genus galina, poultry; notably said of the order Galliformes.

  2. Origin: From gallinaceus, from gallina 'hen', itself from gallus 'cock'

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  1. Gallinaceous(adj)

    resembling the domestic fowls and pheasants; of or pertaining to the Gallinae

  2. Origin: [L. gallinaceus, fr. gallina hen, fr. gallus cock.]

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