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Noun1.poulet - the flesh of a chicken used for foodpoulet - the flesh of a chicken used for food
Gallus gallus, chicken - a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs; believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl
poultry - flesh of chickens or turkeys or ducks or geese raised for food
broiler - flesh of a small young chicken not over 2 1/2 lb suitable for broiling
capon - flesh of a castrated male chicken
frier, fryer, pullet - flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for frying
roaster - flesh of a large young chicken over 3 1/2 lb suitable for roasting
spatchcock - flesh of a chicken (or game bird) split down the back and grilled (usually immediately after being killed)
hen - flesh of an older chicken suitable for stewing
white meat, breast - meat carved from the breast of a fowl
chicken wing - the wing of a chicken
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References in classic literature ?
Ce poulet va tomber jusqu'au fond de mes bottes," Vassenka, who had recovered his spirits, quoted the French saying as he finished his second chicken.
"Take it to the palace at Camelot and give it into the hands of Amyas le Poulet, whom I call Clarence, and he will understand."
"And so, my good friend, if you have any affaire la, said the old General, taking a pinch of snuff with his trembling white old hand, and then pointing to the spot of his robe de chambre under which his heart was still feebly beating, "if you have any Phillis to console, or to bid farewell to papa and mamma, or any will to make, I recommend you to set about your business without delay." With which the General gave his young friend a finger to shake, and a good-natured nod of his powdered and pigtailed head; and the door being closed upon Dobbin, sate down to pen a poulet (he was exceedingly vain of his French) to Mademoiselle Amenaide of His Majesty's Theatre.
Judge Rebecca Poulet QC said: "The posts are abhorrent - individuals were urged to commit appalling violence."
And, both share a national dish: one poulet moambe .
Sentencing yesterday, Judge Rebecca Poulet QC said: "This was extremist literature reflecting dangerous and cruel beliefs."
Les pertes cumulees depuis une annee dans le secteur de l'elevage des volailles seraient-elles a l'origine du rencherissement du prix de vente du poulet? Rien n'est moins sur .
[beaucoup moins que]Elles sont produites grace a des importations annuelles, de l'ordre de 4 millions et demi de tonnes de mais, de tourteaux, de soja et meme de CMV (complement mineral vitamine), qui sont utilises dans les elevages [beaucoup plus grand que], a-t-il indique, ajoutant que [beaucoup moins que] meme si nous n'importons plus de poulet depuis tres longtemps, le poulet que nous consommons est a 60% produit grace a des importations [beaucoup plus grand que].