Definition of displume in English:

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displume

Pronunciation: /dɪsˈpluːm/

verb

[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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