Definitions

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  • n. The building of a nest.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of building a nest.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Nest-building; the act or art of constructing nests, especially with reference to the mode or style in which this is done.

Etymologies

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Compare French nidification.

Examples

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  • A getaway with a lot of chicks.

    March 30, 2011

  • n., nesting or nest-making, nidulation (verbs: nidify, nidificate)

    July 9, 2008