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A female bird, especially the adult female chicken.
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FOR ME, finding an affinity with any current politician is almost as rare as hen's teeth
Once as rare as hen's teeth
, omega-3 eggs are practically mainstream these days.
Roger Staszewski of Kingswood Estates in West Denton said bungalows were "as rare as hen's teeth
" and he wished they had more as there are plenty of buyers waiting for them.