[ duhst-beyth ]
/ ˈdʌstˌbeɪð /
verb (used without object), dust-bathed, dust-bath·ing. Animal Behavior.
(of a bird) to squat in dusty soil and fluff dust through the plumage: probably performed to combat ectoparasites.
Where Does The Name January Come From?We'll give you a hint ... it may have to do with the god of transitions: Janus, who is often depicted with two heads that face in opposite directions, looking to both the future and the past.
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