Animals and plants

plumage
(n)
PLOOM-ǝj
Meaning

feathers of a bird

1st Sample Sentence

The plumage of this species of jungle bird is extraordinarily colorful and splendid.

Root

pluma (a feather, down) (Latin)

Mnemonics

think: plummet, because plumage is damaged. Birds wen they AGE, they become PLUM (P) and shed off their feathers:/

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