a large mainly domesticated game bird native to North America, having a bald head and (in the male) red wattles. It is prized as food, especially on festive occasions such as Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Restrictions and slaughter provisions apply to domestic fowls, turkeys , geese, ducks, guinea fowls, quail, ratites, pigeons, pheasants and partridges reared or kept in captivity.
something that is extremely or completely unsuccessful, especially a play or movie.
The closest we have gotten to this genre in recent years are the various pirate turkeys and submarine films.