down feather


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Noun1.down feather - soft fine feathers
feather, plumage, plume - the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds
duck down - down of the duck
goose down - down of the goose
swan's down - down of the swan
plumule - down feather of young birds; persists in some adult birds
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From one point a thin white thread of vapour rose slantingly to an immense height, and then frayed out like a down feather.
People like you, ma'am, accustomed from infancy to lie on Down feathers, have no idea how hard a paving-stone is, without trying it.
The down feather branches float free, trapping air to provide more insulation - they're warmer than wool and cheaper too - and they also provide a pleasing nap character in the denim.
The beds have award-winning mattresses and down feather duvets with a choice of pillows.
Jordan initially started off stitching down feather products for family & friends but it was her handiwork excellence that prompted many to inspire her in embarking on a full-on business.
In areas where humidity levels are high, duck down feather should be avoided.
The Shakespeare writer's chair, with its fluid lines and duck down feather cushions in loose linen covers is ideal for reading, relaxing and creative thinking.
The Shakespeare writers' chair, with its fluid lines and duck down feather cushions in loose linen covers is ideal for reading, relaxing and creative thinking.
Pacific Coast Feather's shop, for example, provides information on its down comforters, down feather pillows and feather beds.
Its purpose, researchers have speculated, is to slow down feather wear and make the feathers flexible and water resistant.
Down feather traps air next to the skin, which holds in bird's body heat