Word of the Day – Nidification

By February 14, 2018Word of the Day

Nidification (noun)

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Nest-building

Mid 17th century: from Latin nidificat- ‘made into a nest’ (from the verb nidificare, from nidus ‘nest’) + -ation.

Example sentences

“Cuckoos aren’t known for nidification, they steal the nests of others.”

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