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cageling

[ keyj-ling ]
/ ˈkeɪdʒ lɪŋ /
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noun
a bird that is kept in a cage.
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Origin of cageling

First recorded in 1855–60; cage + -ling1
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British Dictionary definitions for cageling

cageling
/ (ˈkeɪdʒlɪŋ) /

noun
a bird kept in a cage
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