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Noun1.birdnest - nest where birds lay their eggs and hatch their youngbirdnest - nest where birds lay their eggs and hatch their young
aerie, aery, eyrie, eyry - the lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle)
nest - a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young
Verb1.birdnest - gather birdnestsbirdnest - gather birdnests; "They went birdnesting in the early morning"
gather, pull together, collect, garner - assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
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For those not inclined towards 'art for art's sake,' hustle on to track #5 where The Wedding Present-older, wiser-begins a sideways look back into the past: Two Bridges bustling with punk energy, Secretary mixing hardcore punk and indie rock, Birdnest flying on harmony-drenched indie ambiance and Emporia traipsing from a waltz to a metal rumble.
And what about the bird-eating spider in Mr Birdnest's wardrobe?
The Special Grand Banquet (pounds 29.95 or pounds 25.95 depending on whether you come for lunch or dinner) is three courses (plus appetisers), with birdnest scallops, prawn paste seaweed roll, lobster tail in white wine sauce and the Chef's Special red curry lamb.