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Definitions of turkey:

part of speech: noun

A large gallinaceous bird, a native of America, so called because erroneously supposed to have come from Turkey.

part of speech: adjective

Of or from Turkey.

part of speech: noun

A large wild or domestic American bird of the pheasant family, used as food.

part of speech: noun

The country of the Turks; a large domestic fowl, originally from N. Amer.- so called as supposed to come from Turkey, or more likely from the bright- scarlet colour of the fleshy excrescences on its head.

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