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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

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This mucoperichondrial tissue becomes a hinge at the base of the composite flap that allows the flap to rotate into the perforation.
(13) Creative use of this material has resulted in unexpected success with distal limb salvage allowing this technique to take its place along with adjacent tissue transfer, composite flaps and vascular pedicle flaps.
This edition reflects current understanding of the anatomy and physiology of flaps, highlighting the use of perforator flaps used in all areas of the body, as well as new neurotized and composite flaps. This fourth edition adds 32 new chapters; chapters on less-used techniques have been moved online.
Costantino et al., "Oromandibular reconstruction using microvascular composite flaps: report of 210 cases," Archives of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, vol.
Both of the G-III's conventional aluminum wing flaps are being replaced with shape-changing composite flaps designed by FlexSys, Inc., that form continuous bendable surfaces.