Part of speech:
A fold of skin around the neck of a reptile, a fringe of feathers around the neck of a bird, etc.
Moving, esp. swiftly, on or as if on wings
An ornament, such as a spray of gems, resembling a tuft of plumes.
A flight feather on the tails of birds, used for directional control.
A writing pen made from the shaft of a feather.
A description of a person's attributes, traits, or abilities.
A rosette, knot of ribbon, etc. worn on the hat as a badge
Thick underbrush or woodland affording cover for game.
(Fisheries) A large boneless fillet of halibut, swordfish or tuna.
The definition of fluff is a loose, soft and light substance.
A large, black-and-white diving bird of prey of a family (Pandionidae) having only one species (Pandion haliaetus): it feeds mainly on fish
A contour feather
Preen is defined as to take great care in cleaning oneself or another.
The definition of a breed is a group of animals that has a specific characteristic or trait.
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
One of two parallel poles between which an animal is harnessed to a vehicle.
Soft, fine hair or hairy growth
A thin, usually curved projection attached to the rear bottom of a surfboard for stability.
The highest or culminating point; the peak:
Fringe is defined as a border on fabric or other material that is made of tassels, twists or loose threads.
A thin, sharp-pointed vertical rod for impaling papers; a spindle.
(Geol.) The layer of the earth's interior between the crust and the core
Anything like a web, as in intricacy of pattern or interconnection of elements; network
A separate portion; a number of things taken collectively.
(Zoology) A feather, wing, fin, or similar appendage.
A band of distinctively colored or protruding feathers or fur around the neck of an animal or bird
One of the coverts of a bird's wing.
A projecting fixed or movable plate or strip of metal attached to a rocket, missile, etc. to provide stability or guidance
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To become irregular or rough:
A stroke of fortune or fate; a lot.
Sort, kind, or variety
Type or kind:
Lineal ancestors or descendants considered as a group.
A way or method in which something is done or happens; mode or fashion of procedure
A kind or sort:
A group of persons living under a religious rule:
A group of persons or things of the same general character; a kind.
An identifying or characterizing mark or impression:
The definition of a stripe is a long thin line that is somehow different from what is on either side of it.
A size or style of printed or typewritten characters; a typeface:
(--- Biol., loosely) A group having characteristics of its own within a species or subspecies; subdivision of a species
A party, faction, or group holding to a particular set of ideas or beliefs.
Long hair on the ears, legs, tail, or body of a dog
A mass or stream of material that resembles a long feather:
Plumage is defined as all of the feathers of a bird.
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