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wing, noun

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Ostrich-farming
A feather from the wing of an ostrich. See also feather sense a, femina, onderbaatjie, prime.
c1881 A. Douglass Ostrich Farming 80Whilst plucking, the cocks’ wings, the hens’ wings..have been kept separate.
1956 P.J. Botha in F. Goldie Ostrich Country (1968) 56There is always the hope that wings will again one day find a price level commensurate with their importance in the eyes of the breeder.
A feather from the wing of an ostrich.

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