boid

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Boids, an artificial life program developed by Craig Reynolds in 1986; derived from bird and -oid.

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Noun[edit]

boid (plural boids)

  1. A computer simulation of an animal that flies in flocks or swarms.

Etymology 2[edit]

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boid (plural boids)

  1. Any member of the family Boidae of non-venomous snakes.
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

boid (plural boids)

  1. Nonstandard spelling of bird representing the New York City pronunciation

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Irish[edit]

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boid m

  1. inflection of bod:
    1. vocative and genitive singular
    2. nominative and dative plural

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
boid bhoid mboid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.