falconry

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fal·con·ry

 (făl′kən-rē, fôl′-, fô′kən-)
n.
1. Hunting of game with falcons.
2. The art of training falcons for hunting.

[Alteration of French fauconnerie, from Old French, from faucon, falcon; see falcon.]

falconry

(ˈfɔːlkənrɪ; ˈfɔːkən-)
n
1. (Falconry) the art of keeping falcons and training them to return from flight to a lure or to hunt quarry
2. (Falconry) the sport of causing falcons to return from flight to their trainer and to hunt quarry under his or her direction

fal•con•ry

(ˈfɔl kən ri, ˈfæl-, ˈfɔ kən-)

n.
2. the art of training hawks to hunt.
[1565–75]

falconry

1. the sport of hunting with falcons or other trained birds of prey.
2. the training of birds of prey.
See also: Hunting
the practice of training and hunting with falcons or hawks.
See also: Birds
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.falconry - the art of training falcons to hunt and returnfalconry - the art of training falcons to hunt and return
hood - (falconry) a leather covering for a hawk's head
artistry, prowess, art - a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation; "the art of conversation"; "it's quite an art"
check - abandon the intended prey, turn, and pursue an inferior prey
seel - sew up the eyelids of hawks and falcons
Translations
Beizjagd
매사냥
valkerij

falconry

[ˈfɔːlkənrɪ] Nhalconería f, cetrería f

falconry

[ˈfɔːlkənri] nfauconnerie fFalkland Islands [ˌfɔːlkləndˈaɪləndz] npl
the Falkland Islands → les îles fpl Malouines, les îles fpl Falkland

falconry

nFalknerei f; (= sport)Falkenjagd or -beize f

falconry

[ˈfɔːlkənrɪ] n (skill) → falconeria
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The workshop held on Monday also featured a telwah or hunting demonstration, outside the Library.
To mark the beginning of the falconry season, the second edition of the Maktoum Al Sharqi Falconry Championship - Telwah in Fujairah will be held from December 6 to 8 while the Fazza Championship for Falconry-Telwah will start on January 2 and will continue until January 16 at Al Ruwayyah desert area.
Dubai: Dubai-based British national Harry Ian Garland has created waves during his debut performance at the Fazza Championship for Falconry - Telwah (the lure).
Young Emirati falconers took centre stage at the Fazza Championship for Falconry Telwah. The contest is being organised and supervised by the Hamdan bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC) and taking place in the Al Ruwayya area in Dubai.
Tiny tots, some of them just three years old followed the footsteps of their fathers as they displayed their love for falcons and falconry as a sport when they participated in the sixth edition of the Fakhr Al Ajyal (Pride of the Generation) Championship for Falconry Telwah organised and supervised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) in the Juniors category at the dedicated Fazza Falconry Championship site in Ruwayyah area off Emirates Road (exit 55) in Dubai recently.
The Fazza Championship for Falconry Telwah (the lure) will start on January 2, 2018 and continue until January 16.
Team F3-K headed by top Emirati falconer Khalifa Bin Mijren ruled the roost on the first day of the Fazza Championship for Falconry - Telwah (the lure), organized and supervised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) in Dubai on Tuesday 2nd of January.
Summary: Fazza Championship for Falconry - Telwah will be held from January 2 to 15