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pennaceous

[ puh-ney-shuhs ]
/ pəˈneɪ ʃəs /
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adjective
having the texture of a penna; not downy.
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Origin of pennaceous

From the New Latin word pennāceus, dating back to 1855–60. See penna, -aceous

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