Any one of numerous species of small gallinaceous birds of the genus Perdix and several related genera of the family Perdicidæ, of the Old World. The partridge is noted as a game bird.
Any one of several species of quail-like birds belonging to Colinus, and allied genera.
The ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus).
flesh of either quail or grouse
heavy-bodied small-winged South American game bird resembling a gallinaceous bird but related to the ratite birds
small Old World gallinaceous game birds
a popular North American game bird; named for its call
valued as a game bird in eastern United States and Canada
Partridges are birds in the pheasant family, Phasianidae. They are a non-migratory Old World group.