EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin nidus (a nest).

NounEdit

nidary (plural nidaries)

  1. (rare) A collection of nests.
    • (Can we date this quote by John Evelyn and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      this rupellary nidary

Related termsEdit

see: nidifugous

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for nidary in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)