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gamecock

[geym-kok] /ˈgeɪmˌkɒk/
noun
1.
a rooster of a fighting breed, or one bred and trained for fighting.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; game1 + cock1
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British Dictionary definitions for game-cock

gamecock

/ˈɡeɪmˌkɒk/
noun
1.
a cock bred and trained for fighting Also called fighting cock
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Word Origin and History for game-cock

1670s, from game (adj.) in the sporting sense + cock (n.1). Figurative use by 1727.

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