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falconry

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Other sports
falconryfal‧con‧ry /ˈfɔːlkənri $ ˈfæl-/ noun [uncountable]  DSOHBAthe skill or sport of using falcons to hunt
Examples from the Corpus
falconryThere are falconry centres throughout Britain, but few of them are devoted exclusively to falconry.The larger falcons are among the birds of prey most favoured for the sport of falconry.The days of our falconry course had a set pattern.Often they're sold to rich businessmen in the Middle East, where falconry is a popular sport.
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