bird feeder

noun
\ ˈbərd-ˌfē-dər How to pronounce bird feeder (audio) \
variants: or less commonly birdfeeder or bird-feeder
plural bird feeders also birdfeeders

Definition of bird feeder

: a device or apparatus for supplying food to birds especially : one that is designed to be used outdoors in order to attract wild birds

First Known Use of bird feeder

1829, in the meaning defined above

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