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Definition of Rookery

Rookery
Rookery Rook"er*y, n.; pl. Rookeries. 1. The breeding place of a colony of rooks; also, the birds themselves. --Tennyson. 2. A breeding place of other gregarious birds, as of herons, penguins, etc. 3. The breeding ground of seals, esp. of the fur seals. 4. A dilapidated building with many rooms and occupants; a cluster of dilapidated or mean buildings. 5. A brothel. [Low]

Meaning of Rookery from wikipedia

- A rookery is a colony of breeding animals, generally birds. A rookery is generally reserved for a colony of gregarious birds. While the term rookery may...
- The Rookery Building is a historic landmark, office building located at 209 South LaSalle Street in the Loop community area of Chicago in Cook County...
- Experience and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery (Which He Never Meant to Publish on Any Account). It was first published...
- A rookery is a colony of breeding birds and some marine mammals. Rookery may also refer to: Rookery (slum), a term for a city slum, building, or ghetto...
- A "rookery" is a colloquial English term given in the 18th and 19th centuries to a city slum occupied by poor people and frequently also by criminals...
- the Rookery end. Construction finished in 2009. The Rookery is the "home end". It lends its name to the Watford fans' podcast, From The Rookery End....
- Rookery (Jim Carter). After realizing that Tony is not a vampire, Rudolph tries to attack him but ultimately fails due to being weakened by Rookery....
- Rookery Nook may refer to: Rookery Nook (novel), a 1923 novel by Ben Travers Rookery Nook (play), a 1926 play by Travers based on his own novel Rookery...
- Auster Rookery is an Emperor penguin rookery on sea-ice, sheltered by grounded icebergs, 3 nautical miles (5 km) east of Auster Islands, and about 51 km...
- Rookery Bay Reserve protects 110,000 acres of coastal lands and waters at the northern end of the Ten Thousand Islands on the gulf coast of Florida, Rookery...
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