Pin-feather



[pin-feth-er] /ˈpɪnˌfɛð ər/

noun, Ornithology.
1.
an undeveloped before the web portions have expanded.
2.
a just coming through the skin.
/ˈpɪnˌfɛðə/
noun
1.
(ornithol) a feather emerging from the skin and still enclosed in its horny sheath
n.

1775, from pin (n.) + feather (n.).

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