(also nesting box)
A box provided for a bird to make its nest in.
More example sentences
- The bird was returned to its nest box on the hotel ledge.
- If you can attach a structure to the walls of your residence, and are not more than 30 feet off the ground, you may want to attach a nest box, which may become home for house sparrows, chickadees, or barn swallows.
- In April 2001, the vocalizations of five females roosting in a nest box in the recreation area in Fort 8 in Hoboken were recorded on minidisc.
Definition of nest box in:
- The British & World English dictionary