Definition of Orpington in English:

Orpington

noun

  • 1A full-bodied breed of chicken of buff, white, or black color.

    • ‘The black strain of Orpington developed further in the southern hemisphere to become the Australorp.’
  • 2A duck of a buff or white breed, kept for its meat.

    • ‘The Buff Orpington, Cayuga and Black East Indian for example are not generally bred in Australia although they are well known in other countries.’

Origin

Late 19th century: from Orpington, the name of a town in Kent, England.

Pronunciation:

Orpington

/ˈôrpiNGtən/