See also: bòid

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

boid ‎(plural boids)

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

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

boid ‎(plural boids)

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

NounEdit

boid ‎(plural boids)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of bird, representing NYC English.

IrishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boid m

  1. genitive singular of bod
  2. nominative plural of bod
  3. dative plural of bod

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.