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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -guinea fowl-, *guinea fowl*
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
guinea fowl[N] ไก่ขนดำจุดขาวตระกูล Numididae

Thai-English-French: Volubilis Dictionary 1.0
ไก่ต๊อก[n. exp.] (kai tǿk) EN: Guinea fowl   FR: pintade [f]

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
ホロホロ鳥;ほろほろ鳥;珠鶏[ほろほろちょう(ほろほろ鳥;珠鶏);ホロホロちょう(ホロホロ鳥), horohorochou ( horohoro tori ; shu niwatori ); horohoro chou ( horohoro tori )] (n) guinea fowl [Add to Longdo]

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Guinea \Guin"ea\ (g[i^]n"[-e]), n.
     1. A district on the west coast of Africa (formerly noted for
        its export of gold and slaves) after which the Guinea
        fowl, Guinea grass, Guinea peach, etc., are named.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A gold coin of England current for twenty-one shillings
        sterling, or about five dollars, but not coined since the
        issue of sovereigns in 1817.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The guinea, so called from the Guinea gold out of
              which it
              was first struck, was proclaimed in 1663, and to go
              for twenty shillings; but it never went for less
              than twenty-one shillings.            --Pinkerton.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     {Guinea corn}. (Bot.) See {Durra}.
  
     {Guinea Current} (Geog.), a current in the Atlantic Ocean
        setting southwardly into the Bay of Benin on the coast of
        Guinea.
  
     {Guinea dropper} one who cheats by dropping counterfeit
        guineas. [Obs.] --Gay.
  
     {Guinea fowl}, {Guinea hen} (Zool.), an African gallinaceous
        bird, of the genus {Numida}, allied to the pheasants. The
        common domesticated species ({Numida meleagris}), has a
        colored fleshy horn on each aide of the head, and is of a
        dark gray color, variegated with small white spots. The
        crested Guinea fowl ({Numida cristata}) is a finer
        species.
  
     {Guinea grains} (Bot.), grains of Paradise, or amomum. See
        {Amomum}.
  
     {Guinea grass} (Bot.), a tall strong forage grass ({Panicum
        jumentorum}) introduced. from Africa into the West Indies
        and Southern United States.
  
     {Guinea-hen flower} (Bot.), a liliaceous flower ({Fritillaria
        Meleagris}) with petals spotted like the feathers of the
        Guinea hen.
  
     {Guinea peach}. See under {Peach}.
  
     {Guinea pepper} (Bot.), the pods of the {Xylopia aromatica},
        a tree of the order {Anonace[ae]}, found in tropical West
        Africa. They are also sold under the name of {Piper
        aethiopicum}.
  
     {Guinea plum} (Bot.), the fruit of {Parinarium excelsum}, a
        large West African tree of the order {Chrysobalane[ae]},
        having a scarcely edible fruit somewhat resembling a plum,
        which is also called {gray plum} and {rough-skin plum}.
  
     {Guinea worm} (Zool.), a long and slender African nematoid
        worm ({Filaria Medinensis}) of a white color. It lives in
        the cellular tissue of man, beneath the skin, and produces
        painful sores.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  guinea fowl
      n 1: a west African bird having dark plumage mottled with white;
           native to Africa but raised for food in many parts of the
           world [syn: {guinea fowl}, {guinea}, {Numida meleagris}]

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