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displume Line breaks: dis|plume
Pronunciation: /dɪsˈpluːm/

Definition of displume in English:


[with object] rare
Remove feathers from (a bird).
Example sentences
  • The Austrian eagle was only to escape from one enemy, to be displumed by another.
  • The story is that the jackdaw was very quietly displumed.
  • The process of displuming the birds is simple enough.
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