eyrie Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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eyrienoun [C]

mainly UK (US usually aerie) uk   /ˈɪə.ri/  us   /ˈɪr.i/

eyrie noun [C] (NEST)

the ​nest of an eagle or other ​largebird that ​eatsmeat, usually ​built in a high ​place that cannot be ​easilyreached

eyrie noun [C] (ROOM/APARTMENT)

a ​room or ​apartment that is high up in a ​building: I ​interviewed the ​chairman of the ​company in his seventh-floor eyrie.
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