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quail



Pronunciation: (kwāl), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/quail.html on line 75 [key]
n.,
pl. quails, (esp. collectively) quail.

1. a small, migratory, gallinaceous game bird, Coturnix coturnix, of the Old World.
2. any of several other birds of the genus Coturnix and allied genera.
3. any of various New World gallinaceous game birds of the genus Colinus and allied genera, esp. the bobwhite.
4. Slang.a woman or girl.

quail



Pronunciation: (kwāl), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/quail.html on line 119 [key]
v.i.
to lose heart or courage in difficulty or danger; shrink with fear.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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