pinfeather

noun pin·feath·er \ ˈpin-ˌfe-t͟hər \

Definition of pinfeather

: a feather not fully developed; especially : a feather just emerging through the skin

First Known Use of pinfeather

circa 1680

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pinfeather

noun pin·feath·er \ ˈpin-ˌfe-t͟hər \

Definition of pinfeather for Students

: a new feather just breaking through the skin of a bird

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