henroost


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Noun1.henroost - a roost for hens at night
roost - a shelter with perches for fowl or other birds
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Let it suffice to say, Ichabod stole forth with the air of one who had been sacking a henroost, rather than a fair lady's heart.
Author Donald Culross Peattie writes in A Natural History of Trees of Eastern and Central North America, "In West Virginia, it is believed that sassafras henroosts keep out chicken lice.