hen-feathered

adjective

Definition of hen-feathered

: having plumage like that of a hen used of a male bird that lacks sickle or hackle feathers distinguished from cock-feathered

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“Hen-feathered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hen-feathered. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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