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Re: resurrecting an old subject

In a message dated 95-09-19 16:32:15 EDT, martz@holly.ColoState.EDU writes:

>Exactly what is a "Parliament of rooks", if there is such a thing?

A "parliament" is one of those cool collective nouns, used to refer to a
group of critters (like a "pride" of lions, "pod" of whales, "murder" of
crows, etc.).