Definition of Chicken. Meaning of Chicken. Synonyms of Chicken

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Definition of Chicken

Chicken
Chicken Chick"en, n. [AS. cicen, cyceun, dim. of coc cock; akin to LG. kiken, k["u]ken, D. Kieken, kuiken, G. k["u]chkein. See Cock the animal.] 1. A young bird or fowl, esp. a young barnyard fowl. 2. A young person; a child; esp. a young woman; a maiden. ``Stella is no chicken.' --Swift. Chicken cholera, a contagious disease of fowls; -- so called because first studied during the prevalence of a cholera epidemic in France. It has no resemblance to true cholera.

Meaning of Chicken from wikipedia

- The chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) is a type of domesticated fowl, a subspecies of the red junglefowl (Gallus gallus). Chickens are one of the most...
- Chicken is a type of domesticated bird. Chicken, chickens, or the chicken may also refer to: Chicken (food) Chicken (2001 film), a 2001 Irish short film...
- Chicken is the most common type of poultry in the world. Owing to the relative ease and low cost of raising them in comparison to animals such as cattle...
- Robot Chicken is an American adult animated stop motion sketch comedy television series, created and executive produced for Adult Swim by Seth Green and...
- Chicken Run is a 2000 stop motion animated comedy film produced by the British studio Aardman Animations in partnership with American studio DreamWorks...
- fried chicken, chicken and waffles, Chicken sandwiches or chicken and biscuits. Sometimes a chicken restaurant may be referred to as a "chicken shack...
- Coronation chicken is a combination of cold cooked chicken meat, herbs and ****es, and a creamy mayonnaise-based sauce. It can be eaten as a salad or...
- Tandoori chicken is a chicken dish prepared by roasting chicken marinated in yogurt and ****es in a tandoor, a cylindrical clay oven. The dish originated...
- Kentucky Fried Chicken) is an American fast food restaurant chain headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, that specializes in fried chicken. It is the world's...
- stems from the observation that all chickens hatch from eggs and all chicken eggs are laid by chickens. "Chicken-and-egg" is a metaphoric adjective describing...
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