Definition of Bird food

1. Noun. Food given to birds; usually mixed seeds.

Exact synonyms: Bird Feed, Birdseed
Generic synonyms: Feed, Provender
Specialized synonyms: Canary Seed



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bird Food

bird colonel
bird colonels
bird course
bird courses
bird diseases
bird dog
bird dogged
bird dogging
bird dogs
bird dropping spider
bird dropping spiders
bird face
bird family
bird fancier
bird flu
bird food (current term)
bird genus
bird in the bosom
bird in the hand
bird louse
bird of Jove
bird of Juno
bird of Minerva
bird of night
bird of one's own brain
bird of prey
bird pepper

Literary usage of Bird food

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Nature Study and Life by Clifton Fremont Hodge (1902)
"Grasshoppers would make a most valuable insect bird food for winter use if ... Ants' eggs," which are the pupae of ants, are also a valuable bird food. ..."

2. Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America: With Introductory Chapters on by Frank Michler Chapman (1912)
"Expert analysis of the contents of the digestive tract is therefore essential to an accurate knowledge of the character of a bird's food. ..."

3. The Standard Formulary: A Collection of Nearly Five Thousand Formulas for by Albert Ethelbert Ebert, A. Emil Hiss (1904)
"Canary bird food. Dried yolk of egg av.oz. 2 Poppy heads, coarse powder... ... Mocking bird food. I. Broken crackers av.oz. 8 Corn av.oz. 9 Rice av.oz. ..."

4. Practical Arithmetic by David Eugene Smith (1905)
"What per cent of this bird's food is injurious to man? 3. Out of every 7£ Ib. of food taken by phoebes, 8§ oz. is vegetable. The rest consists chiefly of ..."

5. Nature Study and Life by Clifton Fremont Hodge (1902)
"Grasshoppers would make a most valuable insect bird food for winter use if ... Ants' eggs," which are the pupae of ants, are also a valuable bird food. ..."

6. Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America: With Introductory Chapters on by Frank Michler Chapman (1912)
"Expert analysis of the contents of the digestive tract is therefore essential to an accurate knowledge of the character of a bird's food. ..."

7. The Standard Formulary: A Collection of Nearly Five Thousand Formulas for by Albert Ethelbert Ebert, A. Emil Hiss (1904)
"Canary bird food. Dried yolk of egg av.oz. 2 Poppy heads, coarse powder... ... Mocking bird food. I. Broken crackers av.oz. 8 Corn av.oz. 9 Rice av.oz. ..."

8. Practical Arithmetic by David Eugene Smith (1905)
"What per cent of this bird's food is injurious to man? 3. Out of every 7£ Ib. of food taken by phoebes, 8§ oz. is vegetable. The rest consists chiefly of ..."

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