Meaning of “fowl” in the English Dictionary

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"fowl" in British English

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fowlnoun [ C or U ]

uk /faʊl/ us /faʊl/ plural fowl or fowls

a bird of a type that is used to produce meat or eggs

old use any bird

(Definition of “fowl” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fowl" in American English

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fowlnoun [ C/U ]

us /fɑʊl/ plural fowl or fowls

a bird of a type that is used to produce meat or eggs:

[ U ] I now eat more fish and fowl and less red meat.

(Definition of “fowl” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)