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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The mantle, or pallium, of a bird.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The mantle, or pallium, of a bird.

from The 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.

Etymologies

Latin, a spread or covering. (Wiktionary)

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