Leghorn

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: leghorn

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lɛɡˈhɔrn/, /ˈlɛɡ.hɔrn/, /ˈlɛɡɔrn/

Proper noun[edit]

Leghorn

  1. (dated) the town of Livorno in Italy

Noun[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Leghorn (plural Leghorns)

  1. A breed of mostly white poultry.
    • ”Among the light breeds there are probably more good strains of White Leghorn than any other variety. The Brown Leghorn is not quite so popular but is capable of high yields …. The Black Leghorn is another breed which has enjoyed popularity.” See ref. p. 42.

References[edit]

1962: C.Arthur Pearson. Pictorial Poultry-Keeping. Cox & Wyman Ltd (2nd ed.)