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bird watcher

or birdwatcher

noun
1.
a person who identifies and observes birds in their natural habitat as a recreation.
Origin of bird watcher
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • Under such conditions the pleasure of watching the birds is tempered by the physical discomfort to which the bird-watcher is put.

    Jungle Folk Douglas Dewar
British Dictionary definitions for bird-watcher

bird-watcher

noun
1.
a person who studies wild birds in their natural surroundings
Derived Forms
bird-watching, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for bird-watcher

bird watcher

noun

A male who enjoys watching females

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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