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English definition of “down”


noun (FEATHERS)    /daʊn/
[U] small soft feathers , especially those from a young bird : goose / duck down a down jacket / pillow / sleeping bag (= a jacket / pillow / sleeping bag filled with down)The skin, hair and bone of non-human animals [S or U] very soft thin hair Hair
(Definition of down noun (FEATHERS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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