Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ornithology, the mantle; the pallium; the back and folded wings taken together, in any way distinguished from other parts, as by color on a gull or tern.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Zoöl.) The mantle, or pallium, of a bird.
- Latin, a spread or covering. (Wiktionary)
“It is called the vesperale, the stragulum or altar-cover.”
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