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feather (in Tw.N. III. i. 72 almost = bird)
1. kind of plumage 3H6 III. iii. 161 “birds of self-same ” ; fig. “of that ,” of such a kind Tim. I. i. 101.
2. pl. wings John IV. ii. 174 “set f-s to thy heels,” Rom. I. iv. 20 “To soar with his light f-s,” Lucr. 1216.
3. used with ref. to the wearing of plumes in hats H8 I. iii. 25 “those remnants Of fool and ” ; so “plume of f-s,” trifling person, coxcomb LLL. IV. i. 97.
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