1. bird sanctuary a building where birds are kept
  2. perfunctory hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough
  3. sanctuary a consecrated place where sacred objects are kept
  4. bird-scarer an effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds
  5. disjuncture state of being disconnected
  6. bird's nest fern tropical Old World or Australian epiphytic fern frequently forming tufts in tree crotches
  7. bird's nest nest where birds lay their eggs and hatch their young
  8. birdsong the characteristic sound produced by a bird
  9. bird fancier a person with a strong interest in birds
  10. persnickety characterized by excessive attention to trivial details
  11. Baptisia tinctoria much-branched erect herb with bright yellow flowers
  12. idiosyncrasy a behavioral attribute peculiar to an individual
  13. Fred Sanger English biochemist who determined the sequence of amino acids in insulin and who invented a technique to determine the genetic sequence of an organism (born in 1918)
  14. precinct an administrative district of a city or town
  15. bird cherry any of several small-fruited cherry trees frequented or fed on by birds
  16. parts inventory an inventory of replacement parts
  17. branch water pure natural water from a stream or brook
  18. tincture a substance that colors metals
  19. Meryta sinclairii small roundheaded New Zealand tree having large resinous leaves and panicles of green-white flowers
  20. partisan a fervent and even militant proponent of something

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