falconry falconry  /ˈfæl kən ri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the art of training falcons to hunt and return

Usage(s):

  1. Defiant from the start, he told his captors that he had been in Afghanistan to pursue his love of falconry.
  2. The tall, robust Abdullah, on the other hand, is a man of the desert whose greatest passions are camel racing and falconry.
  3. Today, harpsichord playing occupies the position that falconry does in the field of sports.

News

  • Georgia Falconry Association Bird of Prey Exhibit

    June 22, 2013 Georgia Falconry Association Bird of Prey Exhibit Meet the members of the Georgia Falconry Association and the spectacular birds of prey they will have on display. You can learn about the group and the ancient sport of falconry. They will be here, at our aquarium, from noon - 6:00 p.m.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

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Quotes

  • "The purpose of falconry is not to show off the bird on your glove," said Mary Goldie, who administers falconry licensing for the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.
    on Dec 6, 2008 By: Goldie Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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