Definition of Bird sanctuary

1. Noun. A building where birds are kept.

Exact synonyms: Aviary, Volary
Generic synonyms: Building, Edifice



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bird Sanctuary

bird food
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
bird sanctuary (current term)
bird shot
bird shot retinochoroiditis
bird song
bird strike
bird strikes
bird table
bird tables
bird unit
bird vetch
bird watcher
bird watchers
bird watching
birdbath
birdbaths

Literary usage of Bird sanctuary

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

1. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"... ni In i bird sanctuary, ... bird sanctuary southwest of Pusan, a large, flat sedimentary island reachable ..."

2. Field Book of Birds of the Southwestern United States by Roger Tory Peterson, Gilbert Haven Trafton, Luther E. Wyman, Elizabeth F. Burnell (1916)
"The chief matter to which attention was given was the establishment of a bird sanctuary. A friend offered to give one thousand dollars toward this, ..."

3. Bird Friends: A Complete Bird Book for Americans by Gilbert Haven Trafton (1916)
"The chief matter to which attention was given was the establishment of a bird sanctuary. A friend offered to give one thousand dollars toward this, ..."

4. The Conservation of the Wild Life of Canada by Charles Gordon Hewitt (1921)
"BIRD SANCTUARIES A bird sanctuary is an area of land, or of land and water, ... A bird sanctuary may be created in or near a town or city with as great ..."

5. Folk-lore in the Old Testament: Studies in Comparative Religion, Legend and Law by James George Frazer (1919)
"... CHAPTER XIII THE BIRD-SANCTUARY IN the eighty-fourth Psalm we read, " How amiable are thy Birds tabernacles, O Lord of hosts ! My soul longeth, yea, ..."

6. The English Illustrated Magazine (1907)
"But I make bold to say that one of the very last things one would expect to find in London is a bird sanctuary—a quiet, peaceful wood, thickly carpeted in ..."

7. Adventure Guide to Jamaica by Paris Permenter (2005)
"In 1959 she opened the bird sanctuary and since that time travelers from around the world have hand-fed the regular guests of this bird diner. ..."

8. Adventure Guide to Trinidad & Tobago by Kathleen O'Donnell, S Harry Pefkaros (2000)
"GRAFTON ESTATE bird sanctuary, Black Rock, across from Le Grand Courlan hotel. This is a small bird sanctuary on private land. The trails are not maintained ..."

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