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Definition of peafowl noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

peafowl

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpiːfaʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpiːfaʊl//
 
(pl. peafowl) Birds
 
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a large pheasant found mainly in Asia. The male is called a peacock and the female is called a peahen. See related entries: Birds
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: peafowl