What does the word poultry mean?

Usage examples for poultry

  1. Those outside the little poultry yard waited in curiosity for the others to come back. – Dorothy on a Ranch by Evelyn Raymond
  2. The elves steal our eggs, and milk, and poultry, so that there is never enough for us to eat, and we are half- starved. – The Necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and Other Stories by Mary De Morgan
  3. The cheapest of all the several kinds of poultry are a sort of wild pigeon, which are in season the latter end of June, and so continue until September. – Customs and Fashions in Old New England by Alice Morse Earle