aplustre

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Noun[edit]

aplustre (plural aplustres)

  1. (obsolete, nautical) An ornamental appendage of wood at the stern of a Roman ship, usually spreading like a fan and curved like a bird's feather.

References[edit]

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary. MICRA, Inc. 06 Dec. 2008.