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Langshan

[lang-shan] /ˈlæŋ ʃæn/
noun
1.
one of a breed of large, black or white, white-skinned Asiatic domestic chickens, having a single comb and feathered shanks and producing dark-brown eggs.
Origin of Langshan
1870-1875
1870-75; after Langshan (Chinese lángshān), county and town in N China
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  • The principal so-called meat breeds are the Brahma, Cochin, and Langshan.

    Agriculture for Beginners Charles William Burkett
  • De ole lady tell Abe ter run Langshan out fo he wake up de ole man, but Lawd er mussy!

    Bypaths in Dixie Sarah Johnson Cocke
  • Er big ole Langshan rooster, jes like dat varmint out yondr.

    Bypaths in Dixie Sarah Johnson Cocke
  • I wants Mistis ter come back in one dese big Langshan hens, so you wont git so lonesome, dats whut I wants.

    Bypaths in Dixie Sarah Johnson Cocke

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