any of several African, gallinaceous birds of the subfamily Numidinae, especially a common species, Numida meleagris, that has a bony casque on the head and dark gray plumage spotted with white and that is now domesticated and raised for its flesh and eggs.
any gallinaceous bird, esp Numida meleagris, of the family Numididae of Africa and SW Asia, having a dark plumage mottled with white, a naked head and neck, and a heavy rounded body
noun 1. a grass, Panicum maximum, native to Africa, used for forage in warm regions of North and South America.
noun 1. the female of the guinea fowl. 2. any member of the guinea fowl family. noun 1. a guinea fowl, esp a female
- Guinea-hen flower
[gin-ee-hen] /ˈgɪn iˌhɛn/ noun 1. .
[gin-ee] /ˈgɪn i/ noun 1. a coastal region in W Africa, extending from the Gambia River to the Gabon estuary. 2. Formerly French Guinea. an independent republic in W Africa, on the Atlantic coast. About 96,900 sq. mi. (251,000 sq. km). Capital: Conakry. 3. Gulf of, a part of the Atlantic Ocean that projects into […]