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English definition of “partridge”

partridge

noun [C] uk   /ˈpɑː.trɪdʒ/ us    /ˈpɑːr-/ (plural partridge or partridges)
a bird with a round body and a short tail that is sometimes hunted for food or for sportDucks, geese and game birdsKinds of meat
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