aerie: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (âr'ē, ēr'ē), [key]
— n.
  1. the nest of a bird of prey, as an eagle or a hawk.
  2. a lofty nest of any large bird.
  3. a house, fortress, or the like, located high on a hill or mountain.
  4. the brood in a nest, esp. of a bird of prey.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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