from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A nestling.
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- noun One that
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Mother! look at the darling nestler upon your own bosom, and ask yourself how you would have felt in Christine's place.
The size of the nestler is comic, and its tiny beseeching weakness is compensated perfectly by the happy patronizing look of the mother, who is a sort of high reposing Providence toward it.