junglefowl

/ˈdʒʌŋgəlfaʊl/ (say 'jungguhlfowl)

noun
1. scrubfowl (def. 1).
2. any of various Indian and Asian gallinaceous birds of the genus Gallus, as the red junglefowl, G. gallus.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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