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noun (1)

plural plumae


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noun (2)

plural -s
: any of several Caribbean sparid porgies (genus Calamus)

Word History


Noun (1)

New Latin, from Latin, small soft feather

Noun (2)

American Spanish, from Spanish, feather, from Latin, small soft feather

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“Pluma.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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