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Any of an American breed of medium-sized domestic chickens raised for both meat and eggs.
[After Plymouth Rock, legendary landing place of the Pilgrims in 1620.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Breeds) a heavy American breed of domestic fowl bred for meat and laying
2. (Placename) a boulder on the coast of Massachusetts: traditionally thought to be the landing place of the Pilgrim Fathers (1620). See also Mayflower
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a rock at Plymouth, Mass., on which the Pilgrims who sailed on the Mayflower are said to have stepped ashore when they landed in America in 1620.
2. one of an American breed of medium-sized chickens, raised for meat and eggs.
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|Noun||1.||Plymouth Rock - a boulder in Plymouth supposed to be where the Pilgrims disembarked from the Mayflower|
Plymouth - a town in Massachusetts founded by Pilgrims in 1620
|2.||Plymouth Rock - an American breed of domestic fowl|
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