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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The art of training diurnal birds of prey to hunt and return.

Usage examples (34)
  • “When I got seated the thing was up over my face, as in falconry,” he continues.
  • Cathy Lanier's Maryland neighbor dabbles in falconry (Examiner) 19-year-old shot dead in Petworth (Crime Scene)
  • Of all sports, falconry was Anne's least favourite.
  • 'Come, the horses are ready, we've some falconry to do.' for more
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