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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- One that prepares or deals in ornamental feathers.

Usage examples (2)
  • A bird-stuffer is now a plumassier and taxidermist; and when I asked a waiter the meaning of "Phusitechnicon," which I read over a shop opposite his hotel, he told me it...
  • There! "continued she," there goes my plumassier, with gilt spurs like a field-officer, and riding as importantly as if he were one of the Lords of the Treasury; or --... for more
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