Definition of fat hen in English:

fat hen

Syllabification: fat hen

noun

  • Another name for lamb’s-quarters.
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    • But the beauty of most edible plants - nettles, dandelions, alexanders, fat hen, sorrel - is that they are so prolific they are considered a nuisance.
    • Plants we now consider to be weeds, such as nettles, dock, fat hen and meadowsweet, regularly appeared on the Iron Age menu.
    • They also collected seagull eggs, fresh water lobster, whitebait, pipi, mussels, fat hen and watercress.

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