plumage definition

  • noun:
    • The covering of feathers on a bird.
    • Feathers utilized ornamentally.
    • Elaborate gown; finery.
    • Feathers, either covering a bird or made use of ornamentally
    • Finery or elaborate gown.
    • The entire clothes of a bird.
    • The feathery covering of wild birds; feathers collectively; ptilosis. See feather and pterylosis.
    • the light horny waterproof framework developing the additional covering of birds

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