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Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

dickey2

[dik-ee] /ˈdɪk i/
adjective, Chiefly British Slang.
1.
not working properly; faulty:
I'm fed up with this dickey air conditioner.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; origin uncertain
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