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: having no plumage
unfeathered legs of the Orpington
the unfeathered brood
an unfeathered goose
: not fully developed : callow
that unfeathered, two-legg'd thing, a son— John Dryden
: not equipped with feathers
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un- entry 1 + feathered, past participle of feather
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