birdhouse

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noun bird·house \ˈbərd-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of birdhouse

  1. :  an artificial nesting site for birds; also :  aviary

1687

First Known Use of birdhouse

1687


BIRDHOUSE Defined for English Language Learners

birdhouse

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noun bird·house \ˈbərd-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of birdhouse for English Language Learners

  • : a small covered box that is made as a place for wild birds to live


BIRDHOUSE Defined for Kids

birdhouse

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noun bird·house \ˈbərd-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of birdhouse for Students

  1. :  an artificial nesting place (as a wooden box) for birds

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