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nest of a large bird of prey

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360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners

The meaning of the word aerie is nest of a large bird of prey.

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defeatistresigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
hardy(of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
plenitudeabundance; plenty; great amount; completeness; fullness; CF. plenary, plenty
precariousunsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
coronerpublic official who investigates any death thought to be of other than natural causes
concessionan act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
razedestroy completely; Ex. raze the city to the ground
spatsquabble; minor dispute; minor quarrel