Definition of hazel grouse in English:

hazel grouse

Syllabification: ha·zel grouse


  • A small Eurasian woodland grouse with mainly grayish plumage.
    • Bonasa bonasia, family Tetraonidae (or Phasianidae)
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    • 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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