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



BrE BrE//ˈeɪviəri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈeɪvieri//
(pl. aviaries) Animal homes
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a large cage or building for keeping birds in, for example in a zoo See related entries: Animal homes Word Originlate 16th cent.: from Latin aviarium, from avis ‘bird’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: aviary