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an ornamental tuft (as of feathers) especially on a helmet

The meaning of the word panache is an ornamental tuft (as of feathers) especially on a helmet.

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scrupuloushaving moral integrity : acting in strict regard for what is considered right or proper
hallucinationa sensory perception (such as a visual image or a sound) that occurs in the absence of an actual external stimulus and usually arises from neurological disturbance (such as that associated with delirium tremens, schizophrenia, Parkinson's disease, or narcolepsy) or in response to drugs (such as LSD or phencyclidine)
moribundbeing in the state of dying : approaching death
persevereto persist in a state, enterprise, or undertaking in spite of counterinfluences, opposition, or discouragement
transcribeto make a written copy of
enraptureto fill with delight
spliceto unite (two ropes or two parts of a rope) by interweaving the strands
anestheticof, relating to, or capable of producing anesthesia
accessoryan object or device that is not essential in itself but adds to the beauty, convenience, or effectiveness of something else
conclusiveof, relating to, or being a conclusion