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aviary

a·vi·ar·y

aviary

pronunciation:
eI vi eI ri
features:
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part of speech: noun
inflections: aviaries
definition: a large structure designed to house birds; birdhouse.
The new aviary at the zoo is divided into climate-controlled areas to accommodate various types of birds.
Word Parts
The word aviary contains the following parts:
au, avi Latin root that means bird
-ary2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person, thing, or place associated with