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[nid-uh-fi-keyt] /ˈnɪd ə fɪˌkeɪt/

verb (used without object), nidificated, nidificating.
to build a nest.

“nest-building,” 1650s, from nidify, from Latin nidus “a nest” (see nest (n.)) + -ify.


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