quail

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
flock of quail bevy
quail, group of bevy , covey , flock
small quail-like terrestrial bird of southern Eurasia and northern Africa that lacks a hind toe; classified with wading birds but inhabits grassy plains bustard quail , button-quail , button quail , hemipode
New World quail: the bobwhites Colinus , genus Colinus
typical Old World quail Coturnix communis , Coturnix coturnix , migratory quail
Old World quail Coturnix , genus Coturnix
group of quail covey
small Old World birds resembling but not related to true quail family Turnicidae , Turnicidae
California quail genus Lofortyx , Lofortyx
mountain quail of western United States genus Oreortyx , Oreortyx
type genus of the Turnicidae: button quail genus Turnix , Turnix
California partridge; slightly larger than the California quail mountain partridge , mountain quail , Oreortyx picta palmeri
flesh of either quail or grouse partridge
small Australian bird related to the button quail; classified as wading bird but inhabits plains Pedionomus torquatus , plain wanderer
flesh of quail; suitable for roasting or broiling if young; otherwise must be braised quail
variety of button quail having stripes striped button quail , Turnix sylvatica
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