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Synonyms for wing

Synonyms for wing

a part added to a main structure

a component of government that performs a given function

to move through the air with or as if with wings

Synonyms for wing

one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane

a stage area out of sight of the audience

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the side of military or naval formation

a hockey player stationed in a forward position on either side

(in flight formation) a position to the side and just to the rear of another aircraft

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a group within a political party or legislature or other organization that holds distinct views or has a particular function

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a barrier that surrounds the wheels of a vehicle to block splashing water or mud

an addition that extends a main building

travel through the air

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Surgical excision or wing amputation is the method of choice when attempting to treat these tumors in captive birds if no metastases or underlying diseases are present.
Some of the birds have had wing amputations and can't fly," says Aquarium of the Pacific bird biologist Jenna McMahon.