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British pronunciation/fˈɛzənt/
American pronunciation/ˈfɛzənt/
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a long-tailed game bird with a stout body that is native to Asia, the male of which is of bright colors

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What is a "pheasant"?

A pheasant is a beautiful and colorful bird belonging to the Phasianidae family. It is known for its vibrant plumage, with males displaying long, colorful tail feathers that can be iridescent and eye-catching. Pheasants are medium-sized birds with rounded bodies and strong legs adapted for running and scratching the ground. They have a distinct and elongated neck, a small head with a prominent crest, and a sharp beak. Pheasants are primarily ground-dwelling birds, but they are capable of short bursts of flight when necessary. They inhabit a variety of habitats, including woodlands, grasslands, and farmlands, and feed on a diverse diet consisting of seeds, grains, insects, and plant matter.

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meat of a pheasant, eaten as food

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Pheasant is the meat obtained from birds of the pheasant family, prized for its lean texture and delicate flavor. It is enjoyed in various cuisines around the world, particularly in European and Asian cooking traditions. Pheasant meat is known for its mild and slightly gamey taste, which is often compared to chicken but with a more pronounced flavor. It is versatile in cooking and can be prepared using methods such as roasting, grilling, braising, or pan-searing.

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The male pheasant treads the female as part of the courtship display.
The hunter plucked the pheasant he had caught, preparing it for roasting.
The hunting dog set when it spotted the pheasant.
The hunters returned with a bag full of plump pheasants after a successful hunt.
The hunting party relied on their well-trained retrievers to retrieve pheasants that had been shot.
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