gallinaceous

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gal·li·na·ceous

(gal'i-nā'shŭs),
Pertaining to the order Galliformes.
[L. gallinaceus, fr. gallina, a hen]

gallinaceous

pertaining to members of the order GALLIFORMES; chicken-like.

gallinaceous, galliform

belonging to the genus Gallus, hence domestic and wild fowl.