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preen

verb /priːn/
(of birds) to arrange (the feathers)
arreglar/alisar con el pico
The seagulls were preening themselves / their feathers.
used unkindly, meaning to attend to one’s appearance
acicalarse
The woman was preening herself in front of the mirror.
(Definition of preen from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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