1. A feather; especially, a soft, downy feather, or a long, conspicuous, or handsome feather. Wings . . . Of many a... Read More
1. A shade, screen, or guard, carried in the hand for sheltering the person from the rays of the sun, or from rain... Read More
(Science: zoology) The entire clothing of a bird.
It consist of the contour feathers, or the ordinary feathers... Read More
(1) (botany) The bud of a young plant; the portion of the plant embryo giving rise to the first true leaves,... Read More
A knot; a cluster; a group; a crowd; a flock; as, a plump of trees, fowls, or spears. To visit islands and the plumps... Read More