Word of the Day: “fritiniency” – the chirruping sound made by birds or insects; an ambient creaturely hubbub (17thC English; from Latin “fritinnīre”, onomatopoeically meaning “to twitter”).
“Fritiniency is a chirping like a Swallow” (Blount, Glossographia, 1656)
📷Monika Helmecke (via @RobGMacfarlane)

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