Rookery meaning

ro͝okə-rē
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A colony of breeding birds or other animals.
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A place where certain birds or animals, such as crows, penguins, and seals, gather to breed.
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A crowded tenement house or tenement district; esp., a slum.
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A crowded and dilapidated tenement or area.
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A breeding place or colony of rooks.
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A breeding place or colony of other gregarious birds or animals, as penguins or seals.
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A crowded tenement.
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(UK) A place where criminals congregate, often an area of a town or city.
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The definition of a rookery is a place where a lot of sea or marine creatures dwell or a group of such creatures.

An example of a rookery is a place where many seals live.

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