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bird ring

noun, British
1.
Related forms
bird ringer, noun
bird ringing, noun

bird band

noun
1.
a band put on a bird's leg to identify it for observations about its range, behavior, longevity, migration patterns, etc.
Also called, British, bird ring.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40, Americanism
Related forms
bird bander, noun
bird banding, noun
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