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Synonyms for flap

Synonyms for flap

an interruption of regular procedure or of public peace

to move (one's arms or wings, for example) up and down

to move or cause to move about while being fixed at one edge

to move through the air with or as if with wings

Synonyms for flap

an excited state of agitation

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the motion made by flapping up and down

a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body

a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing

move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion

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move noisily

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move with a thrashing motion

move with a flapping motion

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make a fuss

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pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds

References in periodicals archive ?
Confirming the utility of electrical stimulation alone, the TID saline group had a 13 percent improvement in flap survival when compared with nontreated controls.
The primary cause of flap failure is platelet thrombi forming at flawed anastomotic sites (1).
Having successfully removed the louvers, flaps, and torque tubes, I thought it finally was time to zero out the gearbox.
The flap was harvested either as a perforator flap or in combination with the vastus lateralis muscle as a musculocutaneous flap.
BURGLARS have been targeting homes in north Warwickshire using cat flaps.
FLAP, the City of Toronto and others have formed a partnership known as Lights Out Toronto.
In the traditional TRAM flap, women lose up to 40 percent of abdominal strength for a single breast reconstruction; up to 70 percent if both breasts are done.
Use it as a pattern to cut a new backing flap from 9/64-in thick natural leather.
Thermal sensitive materials like stainless steel and other alloys can now be ground non-stop with do discoloring or distortion of the work piece using the new flap disc from PFERD.
The equipment can be adapted as well to the range with sealing bar as to the range without, and provides a wide number of flexible solutions: it can handle single products as well as shrink wrapped bundles; upstream and downstream flap systems ensure optimal protection of the product, and format changeover can be done in a few minutes without tooling, by readjustment of screws for the lanes, and opening of flaps by flywheel.
And, unlike the well-described Mayo Clinic technique, which relies on approximation by eye of world-class surgeons, the lateral flap technique is a more user-friendly and precise approach in which excess tissue is determined by the measured flap, he said at the annual meeting of the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
The TRAM (transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous) flap technique may be used to reconstruct one or both breasts at the same time.
A very delicate instrument called a microkeratome is applied with suction over the apex of the cornea to raise a thin flap of cornea.
AS LAST YEAR'S FLAP OVER A RAINBOW FLAIl DIES DOWN, OGUNQUIT STILL THRIVES AS A GAY RESORT.
Place a flap from circle 2 against the glued flap--edges as closely aligned as possible--and pinch tightly for 10 to 15 seconds.