Upright plumes of feathers of an egret or heron arranged as a hair ornament or in a turban. Also, similar ornaments, often jeweled, in the shape of feathers, especially those worn on the head.

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23981

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Upright plumes of feathers of an egret or heron arranged as a hair ornament or in a turban. Also, similar ornaments, often jeweled, in the shape of feathers, especially those worn on the head.

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aigrettes
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021