Orpington meaning

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Any of a breed of large, heavily feathered domestic chickens having a single comb, originally bred in England for both meat and eggs.
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Any of a breed of large, full-bodied chicken, often brownish yellow in color and with featherless legs, usually raised for its meat.
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Origin of orpington

  • After Orpington , a district of southeast England

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition