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Definitions of nests in various dictionaries:
noun - a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young
noun - a kind of gun emplacement
noun - a cosy or secluded retreat
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Puts one within another|
|Homes for hatchlings|
|Homes on high|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Most parrots live in holes in trees or mounds; the monk parakeet is one of the few that builds these|
|Like birds, all species of salmon & trout build these|
|The weaverbird was named for its habit of weaving these from plant fibers|
|The swiftlets of Asia are in trouble because these structures are snatched to make soup|
|The king cobra is the only known snake that builds these|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|Plural form of nest.|
|Third-person singular simple present indicative form of nest.|
|a structure or place made or chosen by a bird for laying eggs and sheltering its young.|
|a place filled with undesirable people, activities, or things.|
|a set of similar objects of graduated sizes, made so that each smaller one fits into the next in size for storage.|
|(of a bird or other animal) use or build a nest.|
A nest is a structure built by certain animals to hold eggs, offspring, and, occasionally, the animal itself. Although nests are most closely associated with birds, members of all classes of vertebrates and some invertebrates construct nests. They may be composed of organic material such as twigs, grass, and leaves, or may be a simple depression in the ground, or a hole in a rock, tree, or building. Human-made materials, such as string, plastic, cloth, or paper, may also be used. Nests can be found in all types of habitat.|
* Nest building is driven by a biological urge known as the nesting instinct in birds and mammals. Generally each species has a distinctive style of nest. Nest complexity is roughly correlated with the level of parental care by adults. Nest building is considered a key adaptive advantage among birds, and they exhibit the most variation in their nests ranging from simple holes in the ground to elaborate communal nests hosting hundreds of individuals. Nests of prair