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Synonyms for fold

go bankrupt


fold something in


Synonyms for fold

to bend together or make a crease in so that one part lies over another

to undergo sudden financial failure

to give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

to give way mentally and emotionally

a line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another

Synonyms for fold

an angular or rounded shape made by folding

a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church

a geological process that causes a bend in a stratum of rock

a group of sheep or goats


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a pen for sheep

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the act of folding

incorporate a food ingredient into a mixture by repeatedly turning it over without stirring or beating

cease to operate or cause to cease operating

confine in a fold, like sheep


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become folded or folded up

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It is performed as follows: (1) insert the needle into the mucobuccal fold between the last premolar and first molar at 45[degrees]; (2) advance the needle about 1.
The posterior superior alveolar nerve block is administered as follows: (1) insert the needle into the mucobuccal fold between the first and second molars at 45[degrees]; (2) advance the needle about 2 cm, following the maxilla toward the maxillary tuberosity; (3) aspirate, and if no blood is observed, inject 2 mL of anesthetic.
Primary form of tuberculous oral lesions usually affects the gingiva and mucobuccal folds.