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  1. bird
    IPA[bərd]
  2. noun

    • 1. a warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrate distinguished by the possession of feathers, wings, and a beak and (typically) by being able to fly.

    • 2. a bird that is hunted for sport or used for food:

      carve the bird at the dinner table
    • 3. an aircraft, spacecraft, satellite, or guided missile:

      the crews worked frantically to ready their birds for flight
    • 4. a person of a specified kind or character:

      I'm a pretty tough old bird
    • 5. a young woman or a girlfriend.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: bird, plural noun: birds

    • noun

      the observation of birds in their natural habitats as a hobby.
    • noun

      a warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrate animal distinguished by the possession of feathers, wings, a beak, and typically by being able to fly.

      a bird that is hunted for sport or used for food:

    • noun

      the observation of birds in their natural habitats as a hobby.
    • not worth consideration; unimportant
    • not worthy of consideration
    • noun

      the eagle.
    • not worth consideration; unimportant
    • not worthy of consideration
    • basic facts about sex and reproduction, as told to a child
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