bird nest

nest where birds lay their eggs and hatch their young
Syn: ↑bird's nest, ↑birdnest
Hypernyms: ↑nest
Hyponyms: ↑aerie, ↑aery, ↑eyrie, ↑eyry

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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