pennaceous

[ puh-ney-shuhs ]
/ pəˈneɪ ʃəs /

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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