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cock

intact male parrot

2

hen

intact female parrot

3

chick

young parrot

4

flock

group of parrots (also called company)

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tom

intact male turkey

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hen

intact female turkey

7

poult

young turkey

8

flock

group of turkeys

9

clutch

group of eggs

10

rooster/cock

sexually mature male chicken

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hen

intact female chicken

12

capon

young castrated male chicken or demestic fowl

13

cockerel

immature male chicken

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pullet

immature female chicken

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poult

young chicken

16

chick

very young chicken

17

flock

group of chickens

18

gander

intact male goose

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goose

intact female goose

20

gosling

young goose

21

gaggle

groupe of geese

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drake

intact male duck

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duck

intact female duck

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duckling

young duck

25

flock

group of ducks

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ratite

large flightless bird (ostrich emu and rhea)

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rooster

intact male ratite

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hen

intact female ratite

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hatchling

ostrich up to 2 days old

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chick

young ratite (usually less than 6 months of age)

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yearling

ostrich from 6-12 months of age; rhea from 6-18 months of age

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flock

group of ratites

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psittacine

parrot or other birds with bills for cracking seeds

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