Definition of Cornish hen in English:

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Cornish hen

(also Cornish game hen)

noun

Another term for Rock Cornish.
Example sentences
  • There are two other options - an entire Cornish hen or smoked trout - but, according to one waiter, only a minute portion of visitors here ever order those items.
  • She also includes a mustard-based sauce for barbecued Cornish game hens.
  • And I have two Cornish game hens that are calling my name to be cooked for dinner.
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