Definition of hazel grouse in English:

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hazel grouse

noun

A small Eurasian woodland grouse with mainly grayish plumage.
  • Bonasa bonasia, family Tetraonidae (or Phasianidae)
Example sentences
  • There are wood grouses, black grouses, hazel grouses, partridges, nutcrackers, and others.
  • This was followed by breast of hazel grouse with Madeira sauce.
  • Pheasants, wild pigeons and hazel grouses live in the woods, and are never disturbed at the sight of humans.

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Syllabification: ha·zel grouse

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