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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Boids, an artificial life program developed by Craig Reynolds in 1986; derived from bird and -oid.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boid (plural boids)

  1. A computer simulation of an animal that flies in flocks or swarms.

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boid (plural boids)

  1. Any member of the family Boidae of non-venomous snakes.
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Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boid (plural boids)

  1. Nonstandard spelling of bird representing the New York City pronunciation

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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boid m

  1. inflection of bod:
    1. vocative and genitive singular
    2. nominative and dative plural

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
boid bhoid mboid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.