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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 ?
Preservation of bone flaps in patients with postcraniotomy infections.
The use of frozen autogenous bone flaps in delayed cranioplasty revisited.
A second publication, "The Bone Flap Solution" by Karen Ecarius and Susan Malionek from the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Va.
June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeNet Health, a leading allograft bio-implant and regenerative material company, is pleased to announce two key publications regarding its innovative OsteoCleanse(TM) autograft cleaning service for the treatment of infected or contaminated cranial bone flaps.
A hyoid bone flap with a muscle pedicle can be used to correct both glottic and subglottic stenosis.
Coverage encompasses ambulatory anesthesia, third molar and implant surgery, maxillofacial trauma, orthognathic surgery, distraction osteogenesis, obstructive sleep apnea, cleft and craniofacial surgery, cosmetic surgery, temporomandicular joint surgery, ablative oral/head and neck surgery, lip cancer, hard and soft tissue reconstruction, and microvascular composite bone flaps.
After the swelling went down, Welling put the bone flaps back into place, and it took Johnson about another week to wake up.
Defects developed secondary to small bone fragments removal after comminuted fractures, infection-driven loss of the bone flaps elevated for decompression craniotomy, bone tumor resection and vicious consolidation of facial fractures.
The 17 articles on muscle and musculocutaneous procedures include an introduction to types of blood supply for muscles, deltoid flaps, brachioradialis and flaps of the gluteus maximus, sartoris, femoral flaps, biceps, and other structures, and the 44 articles on bone flaps cover virtually every current procedure.
With the exception of the mandible, the bones have been corrected to a certain extent using bone flaps from a donor site of the patient's body.
Once the skin and bone flaps are released, dissection continues proximally to the axilla in preparation for flap harvest.
Surgeons report that using the Viewing Wand means smaller incisions and bone flaps, more precise surgery, fewer complications, and reduced hospital stays.
Clinical summaries for the 69 patients, who ranged in age from 11 to 84, indicated decreased operating time, smaller bone flaps (resulting in less traumatic surgery) and shortened hospital stays.