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red grouse

noun
1.
a grouse, Lagopus lagopus scoticus, of the British Isles, a subspecies of willow ptarmigan lacking white winter plumage.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80
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British Dictionary definitions for red grouse

red grouse

noun
1.
a reddish-brown grouse, Lagopus scoticus, of upland moors of Great Britain: an important game bird
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