Tetrao tetrix
heathfowl heathfowl, heath fowl heath fowl . A large Northern European black grouse ({Lyrurus tetrix} formerly {Tetrao tetrix}) with a lyre-shaped tail; it is also called {heath grouse}, {black game}, {black grouse}, {heath poult}, {heath fowl}, and {moor fowl}. See {heath grouse} under {heath}, above.

Syn: European black grouse, {Lyrurus tetrix}. [WordNet 1.5]


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