fledgeling(redirected from fledgelingly)
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fledg·lingalso fledge·ling (flĕj′lĭng)
1. A young bird that has left the nest and has usually acquired flight feathers, but is often not yet able to fly.
2. A young or inexperienced person.
New and untried or inexperienced: a fledgling enterprise.
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|Noun||1.||fledgeling - any new participant in some activity|
|2.||fledgeling - young bird that has just fledged or become capable of flying|
young bird - a bird that is still young
|Adj.||1.||fledgeling - (of a young bird) having acquired its flight feathers; "a fledgling robin"|
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