Pronunciation: (rook'u-rē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/rookery.html on line 73 [key]
1. a breeding place or colony of gregarious birds or animals, as penguins and seals.
2. a colony of rooks.
3. a place where rooks congregate to breed.
4. a crowded tenement house.
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