Definitions

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  • n. A brood or flock of pheasants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A brood or flock of pheasants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete form of nigh. Palsgrave.
  • n. See ny.
  • n. A variant of noy.

Etymologies

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Probably from French nid nest, brood, Latin nidus nest.

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