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Words nearby falconry
Example sentences from the Web for falconry
Falconry, unknown as a diversion to the ancients, became from the fourth century an equally delightful occupation.
Falconry (fa¨kn-ri), also called hawking, the pursuit of game by means of trained hawks or falcons.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
He had developed into a dark, dashing youth, given to falconry, painting and music.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13|Elbert Hubbard
It is called La Fauconnaire, or the Falconry, and approaches two hundred feet in height, and very difficult of ascent.Jethou|E. R. Suffling
The bittern in the days of falconry was strictly preserved, and afforded excellent sport.