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Pronunciation: /pəʊlt/

noun

Farming
A young domestic chicken, turkey, pheasant, or other fowl being raised for food.
Example sentences
  • The females and their broods can all associate with each other, so there may be multiple hens with poults (young turkeys) in a group.
  • Adult chickens and chicks are more likely to eat the beetles and their larvae than poults or turkeys.
  • It's early August, and he checks to make sure his 34 turkey poults are kept warm until they are ready for pasture in eight weeks.

Origin

Late Middle English: contraction of pullet.

Words that rhyme with poult

bolt, colt, dolt, holt, jolt, moult (US molt), smolt, volt

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poult 2 Line breaks: poult
Pronunciation: /puːlt/
/pʊlt/
(also poult-de-soie ˌpuːdəˈswɑː)

noun

[mass noun]
A fine corded silk or taffeta, typically coloured and used as a dress fabric: [as modifier]: a lemon silk poult dress

Origin

1930s: from French poult-de-soie, from poult (of unknown origin) + de soie 'of silk'.

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