bower bird

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Etymology[edit]

bower +‎ bird

Noun[edit]

bower bird (plural bower birds)

  1. Any of the family Ptilonorhynchidae of Australasian bird noted for building a large nest decorated with bright objects such as shells and glass.
  2. (figuratively) A person who collects objects for display.

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