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Birdcage Walk (St. James’s Park, London);

so called from an aviary.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Birds (protected by superstitions)
Bird’s-eye View
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Bishop (Evêque)
Bishop, Cardinal, Pope (as beverages):
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