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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The study of birds.

Usage examples (38)
  • Ever since he watched the immense flocks of starlings gather, he has taken an interest in ornithology.
  • Nearly all of the species known in English ornithology are found in the vicinity of Palestine.
  • Felix's English is limited, but he has a degree in ornithology, and his knowledge of birds is extensive.
  • Lord Walter Rothschild came from a family of rich bankers but his consuming interest was in ornithology and extinct birds in particular. for more
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