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Australorp

[aw-struh-lawrp] /ˈɔ strəˌlɔrp/
noun
1.
one of an Australian breed of chickens valued for egg production.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; Austral(ian) + Orp(ington)
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Australorp

/ˈɒstrəˌlɔːp/
noun
1.
a heavy black breed of domestic fowl
Word Origin
shortened from Austral(ian Black) Orp(ington)
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