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Meaning of “turkey” - Learner’s Dictionary

turkey

noun [C, U]     /ˈtɜːki/
B1 a bird that looks like a large chicken, or the meat of this birdHensKinds of meat
Translations of “turkey”
in Arabic ديك رومي…
in Korean 터키, 칠면조…
in Malaysian ayam belanda, daging ayam belanda…
in French dindon, dinde…
in Turkish hindi…
in Italian tacchino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥, 火雞, 火雞肉…
in Russian индюк, индейка…
in Polish indyk…
in Vietnamese gà tây, thịt gà tây…
in Spanish pavo, Turquía…
in Portuguese peru…
in Thai ไก่งวง, เนื้อไก่งวง…
in German der Truthahn…
in Catalan gall dindi…
in Japanese 七面鳥, ターキー…
in Indonesian kalkun, daging kalkun…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟, 火鸡, 火鸡肉…
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