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percher

[pur-cher]
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noun
  1. a person or thing that perches.
  2. a bird whose feet are adapted for perching.

Origin of percher

First recorded in 1575–85; perch1 + -er1
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Historical Examples

  • However, she soon gave over these attempts at intimidation, perched beside the percher, and again put something into his maw.

    The Foot-path Way

    Bradford Torrey