aviary Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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aviarynoun [C]

uk   /ˈeɪ.vi.ə.ri/  us   /-er.i/
a ​large cage (= ​areasurrounded by ​wire or ​bars) or ​closedspace in which ​birds are ​kept as ​pets
(Definition of aviary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “aviary”
in Korean 새장…
in Arabic قَفص كبير للطيور…
in Malaysian lau burung…
in French volière…
in Russian вольер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大鳥籠, 鳥舍…
in Italian voliera…
in Turkish büyükçe bir kuş kafesi…
in Polish ptaszarnia…
in Spanish pajarera…
in Vietnamese chuồng chim…
in Portuguese aviário…
in Thai กรงนกขนาดใหญ่…
in German das Vogelhaus…
in Catalan gabial…
in Japanese (大きな)鳥小屋…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大鸟笼, 鸟舍…
in Indonesian kandang burung yang besar…
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