heathfowl


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heathfowl

(ˈhiːθˌfaʊl)
n
(Animals) (in British game laws) an archaic name for the: black grouse Compare moorfowl
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Noun1.heathfowl - large northern European grouse that is black with a lyre-shaped tailheathfowl - large northern European grouse that is black with a lyre-shaped tail
black grouse - grouse of which the male is bluish-black
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