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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indumentum, indumentnoun

    a covering of fine hairs (or sometimes scales) as on a leaf or insect


  1. Indumentnoun

    (Bot., Zool.) A dense covering, especially a hairy one; called also indumentum.


  1. indument

    Indument typically refers to clothing, dress or attire. It can also refer to a covering or coating found in plants and animals, like fur, feathers or scales.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indumentnoun

    plumage; feathers

  2. Etymology: [L. indumentum a covering. See Indue, and cf. Induement.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of indument in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of indument in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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