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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 ?
Radial Forearm Free Flap was harvested (Figure-1) with radial artery and its associated veins.
This case elaborates the importance of planning the skin paddle of the free flap customized to requirements of the defect and a single free flap can be customized to reconstruct more than one subunit in a single stage.
Surgeons have produced excellent aesthetic re-constructions of the dorsum of the hand by use of thin skin flaps, particularly the groin, lateral arm, posterior inter-osseous and radial forearm flaps [1].
These calculations revealed that running speeds between about 2.5 to 5.8 meters per second would have created forced vibrations that caused the dinosaur's wings to flap.
Wee and Joseph described the pudendal thigh fasciocutanoeus flap (Singapore flap) and designed it lateral to the labia majora with a posterior pedicle that was transposed medially.
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the coagulation status of elective free flap reconstructive surgery patients with conventional (standard) tests and TEG and to investigate the effect of the coagulation status on flap complications and consequently on flap success retrospectively.
In this study, we included 213 patients who had visited the general surgery outpatient clinic of the Trabzon Kanuni Training and Research Hospital between January 2012 and January 2016 and who had undergone surgery using either the Limberg flap or oval flap technique after being diagnosed with PSD.
The diamond flap is a good alternative to Z-plasties for the reconstruction of large and long scar contractures.
The distally based fibularis brevis muscle flap is a reliable alternative for covering defects in the ankle region.
Most flap failures occur within the first 48 hours postoperatively.
In the study of Cheung et al, the frequency of lingual nerve damage during surgical removal of impacted mandibular third molar with lingual flap retraction was found to be 0.91% whereas without lingual flap retraction was 0.58 % with a sample size of 4338 cases.
This decade is represented by a soft nappa leather flap with velvet base and stud with the number '20' galvanized in light gold.
CT scan showed good repositioning of the flap and edge to edge apposition at two weeks after operation.
On approach with flaps selected to approach position, the indicator showed no movement and after a visual check, the flaps were still in the up position.