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

 

cockerel

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkɒkərəl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːkərəl//
 
Farm animals, Birds
 
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a young male chicken See related entries: Farm animals, Birds Word Origin Middle English: diminutive of cock.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cockerel