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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jun′gle fowl`(n.)

  1. any of several S or SE Asian forest birds of the genus Gallus, of the pheasant family, esp. G. gallus, considered to be ancestral to domestic chickens.

    Category: Ornithology

Origin of jungle fowl:

1815–25

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jungle fowl, gallina(noun)

    small Asiatic wild bird; believed to be ancestral to domestic fowl

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