Definition of Aigrette in English :

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Aigrette

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Noun

1. aigret, aigrette

a long plume (especially one of egret feathers) worn on a hat or a piece of jewelry in the shape of a plume

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Aigrette

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noun
1. 
a long plume worn on hats or as a headdress, esp one of long egret feathers
2. 
an ornament or piece of jewellery in imitation of a plume of feathers

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Aigrette

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noun
1. 
a bunch of the long, white, showy plumes of the egret, once worn for ornament on a hat or in the hair
2. 
any ornament like this

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Aigrette

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n.
1. An ornamental tuft of upright plumes, especially the tail feathers of an egret.
2. An ornament, such as a spray of gems, resembling a tuft of plumes.

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