Definition of plumate in English:

plumate

Line breaks: plum|ate
Pronunciation: /ˈpluːmeɪt/

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adjective

chiefly Biology
  • Resembling a feather; feathery.

Origin

early 19th century: from Latin pluma 'feather' + -ate2.

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