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

 

pullet

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpʊlɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpʊlɪt//
 
 
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a young chicken, especially one that is less than one year old Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French poulet, diminutive of poule, from the feminine of Latin pullus ‘chicken, young animal’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pullet