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1) aerie, aery, eyrie, eyry. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...All these are variant spellings of the word for an eagle s nest (and figuratively any other high habitation). Pronunciations are just as numerous, and include AI-uhr-ee,...

2) aerie. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...The nest of a bird, such as an eagle, built on a cliff or other high place. 2. A house or stronghold perched on a height. Medieval Latin aeria, from Old French aire,...

3) eyrie, eyry. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...See AERIE. 1...

4) aery 2. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Variant of aerie....

5) eyrie. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Variant of aerie....

6) eyry. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Variant of aerie....

7) debonair. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...de-) + bon, bonne, good (from Latin bonus; see deu-2 in Appendix I) + aire, nest, family; see aerie.debo·nairly -ADVERBdebo·nairness -NOUN...

8) eagle. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...as long as their heads. They are solitary birds, said to mate for life. The nest, or aerie, of twigs and sticks is built at a vantage point high in a tree or on a...

9) Paradise Lost: The Fifth Book. Milton, John. 1909-14. Complete Poems. The Harvard Classics
...sowed the earth with orient pearl, When Adam waked, so customed; for his sleep Was aerie light, from pure digestion bred, And temperate vapours bland, which the only...

10) 189. Abode. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...bower [See Receptacle]; lair, den, cave, hole, hiding place, cell, sanctum sanctorum, aerie, eyrie or eyry, rookery, hive; habitat, covert, perch, roost; nidification;...

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