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nestling

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noun nest·ling \ˈnest-liŋ\

Simple Definition of nestling

  • : a young bird that is not yet able to fly away from the nest

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of nestling

  1. :  a young bird that has not left the nest

14th Century

First Known Use of nestling

14th century


NESTLING Defined for Kids

nestling

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noun nest·ling \ˈnest-liŋ\

Definition of nestling for Students

  1. :  a young bird not yet able to leave the nest




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