Poultry

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Poultry Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a domesticated gallinaceous bird though to be descended from the red jungle fowl
  • flesh of chickens or turkeys or ducks or geese raised for food

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl ,
  • flesh of chickens or turkeys or ducks or geese raised for food

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Poultry Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Poultry is a group of domesticated birds kept for meat, eggs, and feathers. These usually include farm animals such as ducks, chickens, geese, turkeys, and among other types of birds.



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'Poultry' example sentence in quotations


* Do not compute the totality of your poultry population until all the manifestations of incubation have been entirely completed. - William Jennings Bryan


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Poultry Sample Sentences in News


  • Poultry, bird owners warned to be vigilant about avian flu
    The Hawaii Department of Agriculture is encouraging Hawaii commercial and backyard poultry and bird owners to be vigilant due to outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5 along the Pacific flyway migratory bird path. Read more on this news related to 'Poultry'
  • Amid bird flu outbreak, turkey farmers increase security
    Poultry producers in the nation's top turkey state are taking extra steps to protect their flocks after a devastating strain of bird flu was confirmed at two Minnesota farms in as many days last week, ... Read more on this news related to 'Poultry'
  • Amid bird flu outbreak, turkey producers tighten security
    Poultry producers in the nation's top turkey state are taking extra steps to protect their flocks after a devastating strain of bird flu was confirmed at another Minnesota farm. Most producers were already ... Read more on this news related to 'Poultry'

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