Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Nest-building; constructing a nest, as a bird.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • "Nidos nemo attigit: ideo etiam fuere qui putarent illos ex adverso orbe advolare, nidificant enim in excelsissimis rupibus." cf. also AElian, ii. 46: gupa de arrena ou phasi gignesthai pote alla theleias hapasas.

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