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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small avian animals v. - Spread a sticky adhesive on branches.

Usage examples (37)
  • The fruit pulp mixed with fig-tree latex is used as birdlime.
  • Verb (used with object) : to be birdlimed by flattery
  • When I leaned on the rock, my blood stuck to it like birdlime.
  • He described the merits of deadfalls, snares, steel traps, and birdlime. for more
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