Definition of Australorp in English:

Australorp

Line breaks: Aus¦tral|orp
Pronunciation: /ˈɒstrəlɔːp
 
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noun

  • A black Orpington chicken of an Australian breed.
    More example sentences
    • We now have 15 Black Australorps, and I am a firm believer in chickens for everyone.
    • The black strain of Orpington developed further in the southern hemisphere to become the Australorp.
    • Black Australorps were developed in Australia and introduced into American flocks in the 1920's.

Origin

early 20th century: blend of Australian and Orpington.

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