Adjective "Gallinaceous" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Gallinaceous


    Definition:

    1. pertaining to or resembling the domestic fowls.

    2. belonging or pertaining to the order Galliformes, comprising medium-sized, mainly ground-feeding domestic or game birds, as the chicken, turkey, grouse, pheasant, and partridge.

    Examples:

    "families can be gallinaceous."

    "birds can be gallinaceous."