nidification

noun ni·di·fi·ca·tion \ ˌni-də-fə-ˈkā-shən , ˌnī- \

Definition of nidification

:the act, process, or technique of building a nest

Origin and Etymology of nidification

Medieval Latin nidification-, nidificatio, from Latin nidificare to build a nest, from nidus nest


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