Definition of turducken in English:

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turducken

Pronunciation: /tərˈdəkən/

noun

chiefly US
A roast dish consisting of a boned chicken inside a boned duck, which is then placed inside a partially boned turkey.
Example sentences
  • With fork in hand you are ready to face the turducken's six layers of intimidation.
  • By this point, everything you need to make a turducken is at hand.
  • I took a chance, and earlier in the week, ordered a turducken.

Origin

1980s: blend of turkey and duck1 and chicken.

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Syllabification: tur·duck·en

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