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Hen´s teeth

A hen (gallina, hembra) you may know.

Do hens have teeth? No – they have beaks (picos).

There is an expression or saying “as rare as hen´s teeth”. If something is rare (raro) or difficult to find, you can say “it is as rare as hen´s teeth”.

Some examples:

  • Good politicians are as rare as hen´s teeth (…tan raros de encontrar).
  • Bibles are as rare as hen´s teeth in North Korea.

What else is as rare as hen´s teeth?