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See definition of pelage on Dictionary.com
  • as incoat
  • as infur

synonyms for pelage

  • fur
  • leather
  • skin
  • wool
  • crust
  • ectoderm
  • epidermis
  • felt
  • fleece
  • hide
  • husk
  • integument
  • membrane
  • pellicle
  • pelt
  • rind
  • scale
  • shell
  • peltry
  • protective covering
  • scarfskin
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How to use pelage in a sentence

Fortunately they are in the same pelage and same stage of molt on the hind legs.
MAMMALS OBTAINED BY DR. CURT VON WEDEL FROM THE BARRIER BEACH OF TAMAULIPAS, MEXICOE. RAYMOND HALL
The specimen is a poorly made skin in worn winter pelage with the skull inside.
COMMENTS ON THE TAXONOMY AND GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF SOME NORTH AMERICAN RODENTSE. RAYMOND HALL
The immature pelage is grayer and the hair is more crinkled than in adults.
SUBSPECIATION IN POCKET GOPHERS OF KANSAS, [KU. VOL. 1 NO. 11]BERNARDO VILLA-R
From the 20th of November to the 20th of December the pelage is at its very finest.
THE EXTERMINATION OF THE AMERICAN BISONWILLIAM T. HORNADAY
The long tail too is against its resemblance to the hedgehogs, which rests principally on its spiny pelage.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
In fact, it is most puzzling and misleading to find so great a diversity of pelage as is exhibited by a single species.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
It was molting into the next pelage (described in the following paragraph), and its hide was unprime.
THE BARREN GROUND CARIBOU OF KEEWATINFRANCIS HARPER
Some of the former return toward the end of August while still retaining most of the winter pelage.
THE BARREN GROUND CARIBOU OF KEEWATINFRANCIS HARPER
The coloration of this juvenal pelage resembles that of adults in winter pelage which is duller than adult summer pelage.
GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION AND TAXONOMY OF THE CHIPMUNKS OF WYOMINGJOHN A. WHITE
In late summer the pelage on the tail is markedly worn, and the hairs around its outer margin are broken.
GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION AND TAXONOMY OF THE CHIPMUNKS OF WYOMINGJOHN A. WHITE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PELAGE

  • crust
  • ectoderm
  • epidermis
  • felt
  • fleece
  • fur
  • hide
  • husk
  • integument
  • leather
  • membrane
  • pelage
  • pellicle
  • pelt
  • peltry
  • protective covering
  • rind
  • scale
  • scarfskin
  • shell
  • skin
  • wool
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.