Aviaries

Relatively large enclosures or cages for confining live birds; distinguished from "birdhouses" which are smaller structures that house birds but do not confine them.

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Names
aviaries
aviary
volières Dutch
volière Dutch
vogelhuizen Dutch
aviarios Spanish
aviario Spanish

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Relatively large enclosures or cages for confining live birds; distinguished from "birdhouses" which are smaller structures that house birds but do not confine them.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300004973. The J. Paul Getty Trust.