- Nidify is to build a nest.
A bird collecting twigs and string is an example of nidify.
To build a nest is to nidify.
nidify definition by Webster's New World
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- nidification noun
nidify definition by American Heritage Dictionary
intransitive verb nid·i·fied, nid·i·fy·ing, nid·i·fies
To build a nest.
Origin: Latin nīdificāre : nīdus, nest; see sed- in Indo-European roots + -ficāre, -fy.
- nidˌi·fi·caˈtion noun