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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A nest or brood of pheasants. See Synonyms at flock1.

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  • n. a nest of pheasants

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A nestful; a brood.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A nest; a nestful; a clutch or brood: as, a nide of pheasants.


Latin nīdus, nest.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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