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  • n. The substance constituting the edible bird's nest.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The substance constituting the edible bird's nest.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The substance of which edible bird's-nests are partly composed; the inspissated saliva of certain swifts of the genus Collocalia.

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