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  1. bird feed, bird food, birdseednoun

    food given to birds; usually mixed seeds


  1. Bird food

    Bird food or bird seed is food (often varieties of seeds, nuts, and/or dried fruits) intended for consumption by wild and domestic birds. While most bird food is fed to commercial fowl (such as chicken or turkey), bird food is also used to feed pet birds or provide a feeding site for wild birds. The various types of bird food reflect the species of bird that can be fed, whether they are carnivores, herbivores, insectivores, nectarivores, etc. Bird food can also differ by the feeding strategies employed by beaks in cracking the seed coat and obtaining the meat of the seed. Black-oil sunflower seeds attract the widest variety of birds, and are commonly used in backyard bird feeders. However, other varieties of seed can help attract specific types of birds to gardens and backyards. In general, mixtures that contain red millet, oats, and other "fillers" are not attractive to most birds, and can lead to waste as the birds sort through the mix, as well as the potential for fungal and bacterial growth. While popular, bird feeders carry potential risks for the birds that feed there, such as disease, malnutrition, and predation by animals. Researchers recommend that bird feeders be disinfected every time they are refilled.


  1. bird food

    Bird food refers to any type of sustenance or feed specifically formulated or suitable for consumption by birds. It can include seeds, fruits, nectar, insects, or specially designed pellets or mixes. It varies greatly depending on the species of bird, as different birds have unique dietary requirements.


  1. Bird food

    Bird food is food eaten by birds. The most important use of bird feed globally, is as feed for domesticated poultry. However, people also make or buy bird food to feed to pet birds or use in birdfeeders for wild birds. Birdfood can be natural or commercial. The choice of what to use as birdfood depends on the species of bird being fed.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bird food in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bird food in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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