Definition of Cagebirds
1. cagebird [n] - See also: cagebird
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cagebirds
Literary usage of Cagebirds
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1916)
"S. Many i. birds arc kept as cagebirds in inclosures varying from the ordinary wire bird cage to a large calabash (Cresa•/• with the side cut out ami string ..."
2. Walks in Paris by Georges Cain (1909)
"cagebirds sing beside a sewing-machine, fashion-plates are pinned on the walls, a picture of a Breton girl in national costume replaces the figure of Mme. ..."
3. Catalogue of the Library of the Troy Young Men's Association by Troy Young Men's Association (1859)
"See Nat. hist. cagebirds. London, 1849. 12° 10.6 NY 14.9 BECK, TR and JB Elements of medical jurisprudence. 10th ed. Albany, 1860-1. 2v. ..."
4. The Angler's Note-book and Naturalist's Record: A Repertory of Fact, Inquiry (1880)
"... Lake, for the sportsman 114 Menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus) 16 Mice and cagebirds 80 Mice, Field, and Hedge accentor 41 Moss 115 Moses and the flat-fish ..."