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In chickens, the hen controls whether the resulting chick is male or female.
That is not the case with egg-laying hens, which have been bred to put all their energy toward laying.
All the eggs produced by hens sexed with this technology are sold under the Respeggt brand, free from chick culling.
File this under, “Sure, I’ll watch your hens,” said the fox.
THE OUTRÉ ART OF PEGGINGEUGENE ROBINSONDECEMBER 14, 2020OZY
You can look at the number of hens laying eggs in this country.
Out of the darkening sky rang the twanging call of a night-hawk, and the cluck of a dozing hen sounded from the foliage overhead.
What can be prettier than a brood of chickens with a good motherly hen, like the one in this picture!
“Well, Hen knows how to kill snakes, but maybe she is a poor judge of character,” laughed Amy.
The storm hath passed;I hear the birds rejoice; the hen,Returned into the road again,Her cheerful notes repeats.
Their manner of talking has been compared to the clucking of a hen, and by the Dutch to the "gobbling of a turkeycock."
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS

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nonesuchnoun | [nuhn-suhch ]SEE DEFINITION