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down feather

small feathers whose barbs do not unite to form a closed vane, thus giving it a fluffy appearance.
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Now I'm really comfortable, although the screen could do with being about four inches higher, as I still have to duck down to shelter from wind and noise.
Made from Pertex rip-stop fabric and 85 per cent duck down, you actually feel like you are wrapped in a feather duvet.
NEW YORK -- 2K Sports and Duck Down Music announced today that the NBA[R] 2K12 producer and MC contests have officially begun.
The prices of poultry and eggs fell slightly, with the prices of chicken, eggs and duck down 0.
The perfect choice for the warmer months, these lightweight summer duvets feature a duck down filling that is naturally breathable for a great night's sleep.
READEROFFER Duckdown Wraparound THE moment you touch this luxuriously soft duck down wraparound, you'll want to cuddle into its incredible warmth.
In an echo of the "duck house" controversy, the former Cabinet minister purchased a pounds 107 duck down kingsize duvet for his taxpayer-funded second home in London.
Sensing that Iraqi insurgents in the vicinity had prompted the exodus, the patrol commander ordered all the troops to duck down as we sped through the now ominously quiet streets.
But it's fun to duck down one of the back roads to find a special treasure.
The Pembroke corgi is low enough to the ground to nip the cows' heels to get them moving and when the cow kicks back it can duck down and miss it.
In the first incident a group of seven people, including two young children, were walking along the beach when they heard noises and saw three heads duck down on the cliff above them.