Thesaurus / nesting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Durnford found it nesting at Tombo Point, sixty miles south of the Chupat river.
Does he receive his critiques from Eaton or Harrow—based on the experience of a week's birds'-nesting and its consequences?
While this nesting was going on I could hear five different birds at once either in the garden or from any of the windows.
NATURE NEAR LONDONRICHARD JEFFERIES
It is a fresh water fowl, and exclusively so in the selection of its nesting haunts.
They breed abundantly on the marshes of northern Alaska and Greenland, nesting the same as others of the species.
THE BIRD BOOKCHESTER A. REED
This is a paler variety of the preceding species and is not noticeably different in its habits, nesting or eggs.
THE BIRD BOOKCHESTER A. REED
But there was no reply to Wildeve's shout, save a mournful whining from the herons which were nesting lower down the vale.
His love was the shy, green woodpecker, whom he had actually coaxed into nesting in the park.
THE SONG OF SONGSHERMANN SUDERMANN
There are no differences between the nesting of this form and the last and the eggs are not in any way different.
THE BIRD BOOKCHESTER A. REED
By extending its range, a species might find more abundant food and nesting sites.