Thesaurus Term/Concept: MEWS

Identifier 71774
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note Traditionally a mew was a building housing hawks when they were moulting, however since the C16th the term has been used for a series of stables grouped around an open yard or alley, often with rooms above. Use only for stables otherwise use FALCONRY.

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