Australorp

Australorp

[aw-struh-lawrp]
noun
one of an Australian breed of chickens valued for egg production.

Origin:
1920–25; Austral(ian) + Orp(ington)

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Australorp (ˈɒstrəˌlɔːp)
 
n
a heavy black breed of domestic fowl
 
[shortened from Austral(ian Black) Orp(ington)]

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