bird life


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  • bird-life — birdˈ life noun Birds collectively • • • Main Entry: ↑bird …   Useful english dictionary

  • bird|life — «BURD LYF», noun. 1. the birds of a region: »It [the place] was rich in birdlife, from the myrtle warblers…to the swifts (Atlantic) 2. birds in their natural state: »[His] hobby is photographing birdlife (New York Times) …   Useful english dictionary

  • bird·life — /ˈbɚdˌlaıf/ noun [noncount] : the birds that live in a particular place The rain forests are rich in birdlife. [=there are many birds in the rain forests] …   Useful english dictionary

  • life — W1S1 [laıf] n plural lives [laıvz] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(time somebody is alive)¦ 2¦(state of being alive)¦ 3¦(way somebody lives)¦ 4¦(particular situation/job)¦ 5 social/personal/sex etc life 6¦(human existence)¦ 7¦(time when something exists/works)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • life — [ laıf ] (plural lives [ laıvz ] ) noun *** ▸ 1 time from birth to death ▸ 2 way of living, experience ▸ 3 state of being alive ▸ 4 living things ▸ 5 time something exists/lasts ▸ 6 activity/excitement ▸ 7 in games ▸ 8 life imprisonment ▸ +… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Life Sciences — ▪ 2009 Introduction Zoology       In 2008 several zoological studies provided new insights into how species life history traits (such as the timing of reproduction or the length of life of adult individuals) are derived in part as responses to… …   Universalium

  • bird — birdless, adj. /berrd/, n. 1. any warm blooded vertebrate of the class Aves, having a body covered with feathers, forelimbs modified into wings, scaly legs, a beak, and no teeth, and bearing young in a hard shelled egg. 2. a fowl or game bird. 3 …   Universalium

  • Bird — /berrd/, n. Larry, born 1956, U.S. basketball player. * * * I Any of the warm blooded, beaked vertebrates of the class Aves, including more than 9,600 living species. A covering of feathers distinguishes birds from all other animals. Birds have a …   Universalium

  • Bird nest — For animal nests in general, see Nest. For other uses, see Bird s nest. Deep cup nest of the Great Reed warbler A bird nest is the spot in which a bird lays and incubates its eggs and raises its young. Although the term popularly refers to a… …   Wikipedia

  • Bird Week — Infobox VG title=Bird Week caption=Screenshot developer=EMI/Toshiba/Lenar publisher=EMI/Toshiba/Lenar distributor= designer= series= engine= version= released=vgrelease|JP=June 3, vgy|1986 [cite web | url =… …   Wikipedia

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