plumicorn

noun plu·mi·corn \ ˈplüməˌkȯrn \

Definition of plumicorn

plural -s
:one of the tufts of lengthened feathers on the head of various owls
  • the earlike plumicorns of a great horned owl

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Origin and Etymology of plumicorn

plumi- (from Latin pluma small soft feather) + -corn (from Latin cornu horn)


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