Synonyms of 'peafowl'
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Thesaurus for peafowl from the Collins English Thesaurus
either of two large pheasants , Pavo cristatus ( blue peafowl ) of India and Sri Lanka and P . muticus ( green peafowl ) of SE Asia. The males ( peacocks ) have a characteristic bright plumage