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Sunday, August 30, 2015

What to call a group of hummingbirds

According to Whatbird.com: A group of hummingbirds has many collective nouns, including a "bouquet", "glittering", "hover", "shimmer", and a "tune" of hummingbirds. The following Mental Floss video has 17 other fantastic collective nouns for animals like a Scurry of Squirrels: https://video


An array of hedgehogs! A parliament of owls! Here are 17 fantastic collective nouns for animals.
Posted by mental_floss on Tuesday, June 16, 2015

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