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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Falconry  \Fal"con*ry\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  fauconnerie  See  {Falcon}.] 
  1.  The  art  of  training  falcons  or  hawks  to  pursue  and  attack 
  wild  fowl  or  game. 
 
  2.  The  sport  of  taking  wild  fowl  or  game  by  means  of  falcons 
  or  hawks. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  falconry 
  n  :  the  art  of  training  falcons  to  hunt  and  return 




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