tail covert

noun

Definition of tail covert

: one of the coverts of the tail quills

First Known Use of tail covert

1815, in the meaning defined above

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“Tail covert.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tail%20covert. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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