Meaning of “plumage” in the English Dictionary

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"plumage" in British English

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plumagenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈpluː.mɪdʒ/ us /ˈpluː.mɪdʒ/

a bird's covering of feathers:

Male peacocks have beautiful plumage.

(Definition of “plumage” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"plumage" in American English

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plumagenoun [ U ]

us /ˈplu·mɪdʒ/

the feathers that cover a bird:

a parrot with bright plumage

(Definition of “plumage” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)