from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having the quill feathers of the tail somewhat rigid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having rigid rectrices or tail-feathers denuded to the base; erismaturine: specifically noting ducks of the genus Erismatura.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a stiff tail
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