hobby

  1. an auxiliary activity
  2. a child's plaything consisting of an imitation horsehead on one end of a stick; the child straddles it an pretends to ride
  3. small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds

hobby

bird of prey, small species of falcon; proper for the use of youths, according to the
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Hobby

A hobby is a regular activity that is done for pleasure, typically during one`s leisure time. Hobbies can include collecting themed items and objects, engaging in creative and artistic pursuits, playing sports, or pursuing other amusements. By continually participating in a particular hobby, one can acquire substantial skill and knowledge in that....
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hobby

bird of prey, small species of falcon; proper for the use of youths, according to the
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hobby

(from the article `publishing, history of`) Specialized magazines for the layman may fall into the hobby category. Very often a professional magazine has an amateur counterpart, as, for ...
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hobby

[n] - a child`s plaything consisting of an imitation horsehead on one end of a stick 2. [n] - small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds
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Hobby

• (n.) A small, strong-winged European falcon (Falco subbuteo), formerly trained for hawking. • (n.) Alt. of Hobbyhorse
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hobby

hobbyhorse noun a child`s plaything consisting of an imitation horse mounted on rockers; the child straddles it and pretends to ride
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Hobby

[bird] A hobby is a fairly small, very swift falcon with long, narrow wings. There are four birds called hobby, and some others which, although termed falcon, are very similar. All specialise in being superb aerialists. Although they will take prey on the ground if the opportunity presents itself, most prey is caught on the wing; insects ar...
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Hobby

Hob'by noun ; plural Hobbies . [ Middle English hobi ; confer Old French hobe , hobé , French hobereau a hobby, a species of falcon. Old French hober to move, stir. Confer Hobby a horse.] (Zoology) A small, strong-winged European falco...
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hobby

any of certain birds of prey of the genus Falco (primarily F. subbuteo) that are intermediate in size and strength between the merlin and the ...
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hobby

Income from a hobby is not taxable and related expenses are not allowable. There are criteria to differentiate between a business and a hobby. If in doubt, contact the Inland Revenue, accountant or Tax Adviser.
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hobby

Small falcon found across Europe and northern Asia. It is about 30 cm/1 ft long, with a grey-blue back, streaked front, and chestnut thighs. It is found in open woods and heaths, and feeds on insects and small birds. (Species Falco subbuteo.)
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Hobby

The USS Hobby was an American Buchanan Class destroyer of 1630 tons displacement launched in 1942. The USS Hobby was powered by four Babcock and Wilcox oil-burning boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots. She carried a complement of 210 and was armed with four 5 inch guns; four 40 mm Bofors anti-aircraft guns; seven 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft...
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