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perching

verb
present participle of perch

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1 to come to rest after descending from the air
  • pigeons perching on the roof

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2 to establish or place comfortably or snugly
  • perched the baby in a basket

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“Perching.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/perching. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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