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Origin of feather-veined
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And then having done that why did it actually feather, when apparently no crew command was given.
People touched the yellow feather shroud, singing “Indian Red” as the transfer of the coffin to the vehicle was done.Mardi Gras Indian Chief Larry Bannock’s Final Ride|Jason Berry|May 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Cessna landed like a feather on Bettles Field, a long, flat airstrip built by the Navy during World War II.Visiting the Arctic Circle…Before It’s Irreversibly Changed|Terry Greene Sterling|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Feather had recorded as a pianist, and although he would never put Oscar Peterson out of business, he knew his sharps and flats.Music Criticism Has Degenerated Into Lifestyle Reporting|Ted Gioia|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Boris plunged in his hand and drew out an exquisite marble thing, blue-veined, rose-tinted, and glistening with opalescent drops.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Clean your tube regularly, and your amber mouthpiece with a feather dipped in spirits of lavender.
Edna was sitting on the tabouret, idly brushing the tips of a feather duster along the carpet when he came in again.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Around her throat was a white feather boa, while her features were half concealed by the veil she wore.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
Have both a feather bed and a mattress upon the bedstead, that she may place whichever she prefers uppermost.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
He wore a cock feather over his ear, and on his head a diadem set with enormous gems.Honey-Bee|Anatole France