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apiary
place where bees are kept
aviary
place where birds are kept
badger
tease;annoy;nag
halcyon
calm;peaceful
lionize
treat as highly important
menagerie
place where animals are kept and trained; collection of wild animals
molt
shed feathers, skin, hair, etc
ornithology
study of birds
parasite
animal, plant, or person living on others
parasitic
living at the expense of another; sponging
parrot
repeat mechanically, like a parrot
scavenger
animal or person removing refuse, decay, etc
antidote
remedy for a poison or evil
astringent
substance that shrinks tissues and checks flow of blood
astringent
1. severe; stern
2. causing contraction