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1. A location where male animals of the same species gather and often present displays and where females go to select a male to mate with.
2. A group of males gathered at such a place.
intr.v. lekked, lekking, leks
1. To have a mating system in which males form leks: mammals that lek.
2. To participate in a lek.
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leka communal display area of some birds such as black grouse, ruff, which is removed from the normal breeding and feeding grounds.
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