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- n. A pigeon house or dovecot.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A dovecote; a pigeon house.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as columbarium, 1.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a birdhouse for pigeons
Mr. Posnak was active in the church—he filmed the church's Christmas pageants—and is buried in the church's columbary.
There was hardly a house in Wych that did not have its pigeon-cote, from the great round columbary in the Rectory garden to the few holes in a gable-end of some steep-roofed cottage.