There are 2 definitions of poult in English:

poult1

Syllabification: poult
Pronunciation: /pōlt
 
/

noun

Farming
  • A young domestic chicken, turkey, pheasant, or other fowl being raised for food.
    More 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.

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Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skōSH
noun
a small amount; a little

There are 2 definitions of poult in English:

poult2

Syllabification: poult
Pronunciation: /po͞o(lt)
 
/
(also poult-de-soie /də ˈswä/)

noun

  • A fine corded silk or taffeta, typically colored and used as a dress fabric.

Origin

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

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Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skōSH
noun
a small amount; a little