Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The trapping of birds.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The art, act, or occupation or catching birds or wild fowls.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of catching birds or wild fowls, either for food or pleasure, or for their destruction when pernicious to the husbandman.

Etymologies

bird +‎ catching (Wiktionary)

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