OTHER WORDS FROM plumoseplu·mose·ly, adverbplu·mos·i·ty [ploo-mos-i-tee], /pluˈmɒs ɪ ti/, plu·mose·ness, noun
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The main stem is in long spiral turns, and at intervals has spreading plumose branches.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold
At the exterior bases of the pedicels of some of the anterior cirri, there are large tufts of finely plumose, delicate hairs.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2)|Charles Darwin
Achenes numerous in a head, bearing the persistent styles as naked, hairy, or plumose tails.
Achenes cylindrical, 10-striate; pappus a single row of very plumose (white) bristles.
Pappus of 15–40 capillary bristles, manifestly plumose or only barbellate.