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fledgling in Birds topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfledglingfledg‧ling1, fledgeling /ˈfledʒlɪŋ/ noun [countable]  HBBa young bird that is learning to fly
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fledglingLast year there were 80 breeding pairs which produced 100 fledglings - they are now being studied by Durham University.