Definition of Chukars
1. chukar [n] - See also: chukar
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chukars
Literary usage of Chukars
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Income Opportunities in Special Forest Products: Self-Help Suggestions for by Margaret G. Thomas (1994)
"Other ranges of prices and activities (again on the East Coast) are 1-day hunts including 100 quail or 36 pheasants or 50 chukars for $400 per person; ..."
2. Charis: Essays in Honor of Sara A. Immerwahr by Sara Anderson Immerwahr, Anne Proctor Chapin (2004)
"18. The fragmentary and worn condition of the composition makes species identification difficult. Evans (PMII, p. 110) identified the birds as chukars ..."
3. Colonization, defence, and railways in our Indian empire by Hyde Clarke (1857)
"There is no great variety or abundance of game; the principal of the feathered kind are pheasants, chukars, and black partridges, quails and woodcocks. ..."
4. Harmful Non-Indigenous Species in the United States (1994)
"... is on maintaining fundamental ecological processes, rather than individual species perse. Thus, ring-necked pheasants (Phasianus colchicus) and chukars ..."
5. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1870)
"Snow lay on the distant peaks to the north-west. We made for the temple-crowned mountain. As we approached the road under it a flock of chukars ..."