Definition of falconry noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈfɔːlkənri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfælkənri//
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the art or sport of breeding falcons and training them to hunt other birds or animals Wordfinderchase, falconry, game, hunt, open season, pack, poach, prey, safari, trail Word Originlate 16th cent.: from French fauconnerie, from faucon (see falcon).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: falconry