rook·ery noun \ˈru̇-kə-rē\
a : the nests or breeding place of a colony of rooks; also : a colony of rooks
b : a breeding ground or haunt especially of gregarious birds or mammals (as penguins or seals); also : a colony of such birds or mammals
: a crowded dilapidated tenement or group of dwellings
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