Definition of white-browed partridge in US English:

white-browed partridge

noun

rare
  • 1The buffy-crowned tree-quail of Central America, Dendrortyx leucophrys (family Odontophoridae), which has a whitish forehead and throat.

  • 2The collared hill-partridge of southeastern China, Arborophila gingica, the male of which has a distinctive white forehead.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.