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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 ?
A 2 x 2 cm cartilage flap was noted, attached anteriorly to the MFC (Figures 3 and 4).
Preoperative detection of a cartilage flap associated with a meniscal tear is important in presurgical planning for the surgeon and modulating expectations for length of rehabilitation time for the patient.
In 1915, Payr was the first to report external VC medialization using a thyroid cartilage flap. [67] Isshiki et al in 1974 were the first to describe the technique in detail and to employ it for treating glottic incompetence.
There are many materials available for tissue replacement, for example, Dacron[R], polyurethane, costal and ear cartilage flaps, and allograft aorta [2, 5, 17, 20].
It is limited in the shoulder to removal of symptomatic loose bodies and cartilage flaps less than 2 cm in size.