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  • n. Plural form of birder.

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Examples

  • For bird watchers - or "birders" - everywhere, the American white pelican is a conservation success story.

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  • For example, the Cornell Lab Of Ornithology is one of our clients and 'birders' have always been about communities; 'birders' have formed small or large birding groups in their communities going back since the first person wrote a note about seeing a bluebird on a winter feeder.

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  • I did not know that our common magpie is a rarity on the Scilly Islands - and is much sought by 'birders' there.

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  • Mynott comments on the 'birders' word too and why 'twitchers' and 'birdwatchers' are different.

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  • But just as the field guides of naturalists can lead to a mixing up and confusion of species and varieties that look similar (as many "birders" will attest), the field-guide method in psychiatry has now, as Mr. Lane notes, often mixed up truly ill folks with shy, restless, sad and worried people -- in other words, just about everyone at one time or another.

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  • Audubon "birders" to visit, hear about, Wakodahatchee and Green Cay -- wading birds love'em

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  • Some of the "birders", as the loose collection of South African, American and German bird enthusiasts are called, had been agitating for more landings.

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  • In some parts of Asia (probably because of the new-found wealth that has created an upwardly-mobile middle class) there are growing numbers of 'birders' with VERY expensive camera equipment who appear to be more interested in taking a good photo of a rarity than eg ever really learning about the common birds they photograph once and ignore from then on.

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  • Does it really matter in the end anyway what we call 'birders' who don't carry binoculars but do carry cameras?

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  • "birders," such as Jim Fuller, belong to the group, so novices can pick up a lot fairly quickly.

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