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Noun: feathering  fe-dhu-ring
  1. Turning an oar parallel to the water between pulls
    - feather
Verb: feather  fe-dhu(r)
  1. Join tongue and groove, in carpentry
  2. Cover or fit with feathers
  3. Turn the paddle; in canoeing
    - square
  4. Turn the oar, while rowing
    - square
  5. Grow feathers
    "The young sparrows are feathering already";
    - fledge

Derived forms: featherings

Type of: acquire, conjoin, cover, develop, get, grow, join, paddle, produce, rotary motion, rotation, row

Part of: row, rowing

Encyclopedia: Feathering

Feather, Victor